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Summer Arts Camp for Kids

Brazos Spinners & Weavers Guild

Summer 2017

Where do our clothes come from?: Students will learn about different fibers, dyeing with non-toxic dyes, spinning, braiding, felting and weaving. Many of the fibers we will be using are grown here in the Brazos Valley. Students will have finished projects to take home each day.

Class size is limited to 10 students with a minimum of 5. All supplies and equipment are included in the class price. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Students may bring their own snacks.

$175 per week

For students entering Grades 3-12
Hours: 9-12

Individual Instruction: $15/hour

For those students interested in learning more about spinning, weaving, felting, braiding, dyeing and other fiber arts, individual classes are available.

All ages 8 years-adult
Times to be arranged.

For more information and to see other classes 2-3 hours long, visit the Brazos Spinners and Weavers website: WeaveBrazos.org or call us at 979-822-5684.

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CHT Scholarship Program
The CHT Scholarship program has been established to support individuals in their pursuit of fiber arts in the state of Texas.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP:
  • Current members of CHT
  • Nonmembers of CHT at time of application. Must become a member to receive a scholarship.
  • Students enrolled in fiber or art related programs.
  • Current weavers and other fiber art practitioners.
  • Fiber arts includes: Basket making, Crocheting, Dyeing, Felting, Garment making using handmade fabrics, Knitting, Kumihimo, Lacemaking, Spinning, Tapestry, and Weaving.
  • Teachers of art and fiber related programs.
  • Historians focusing on the craft of weaving for research and teaching.
FOCUS OF SCHOLARSHIPS:
  • Learning new skills
  • Improving existing skills
  • Developing a program to teach fiber related classes. Funding a workshop attended by multiple people.

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 Click her for CHT Scholarship Application