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Youth Summer Camp: Surface Design (Ages 9-11)

Textile Arts Center »
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$475
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Mon, Aug 11: 9:00am - 05:00pm
Tue, Aug 12: 9:00am - 05:00pm
Wed, Aug 13: 9:00am - 05:00pm
Thu, Aug 14: 9:00am - 05:00pm
Fri, Aug 15: 9:00am - 05:00pm
Location: Greenwich Village
26 W 8th St
(Btwn 5th Ave & Mac Dougal Alley)
New York, New York 10011
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Class Information

  • Class Level: Beginner
  • Age Requirements: 9 - 11 years old
  • Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this kids art camp class:

Campers will learn the basics of surface design through printing, dyeing, felting, sewing, drawing and design. Campers explore stencils, block printing, and photo emulsion processes, as well as about resist and immersion dyeing with both natural + synthetic dyes. Fabrics created are used toward their completely unique final projects!

Through daily exposure to textile media, kids explore new avenues of creativity, improve their dexterity, and make new friends while learning about historical and contemporary use of the fiber arts. In addition to structured class and craft time there is daily free play and playground visits, weather permitting.

Campers visit TAC daily, for project-based classes inspired by their weekly field trip to a current textile related exhibition in New York.  Each weekly session concludes on Friday afternoon with an Open House where family and friends are invited to view projects on display!

A note about location: Textile Arts Center official camp site locations are within walking distance from our facilities. Each day, campers visit TAC for their Class Times for full access to our equipment and materials. Drop off/Pick up, and Craft Time are held at the official camp sites. 


Refund & Cancellation Policy

All classes are subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met at least 24 hours prior to class start date. You will receive a reminder email one week before your class indicating that it will run, or if it is in danger of cancellation. If you receive this warning email, you will receive a second email the day before your class indicating if it will run. If your class is cancelled, you will be given the option of full refund or credit to apply toward a future course. 

For Student Cancellations:

Adult and Kids Courses; Summer and Mini Camps: 1 month notice is required for full refund or credit; less than one month is 75% refund or credit; less than one week there will be no refund. Requests for any refund must be done via email to [email protected]

For scheduled special events, demos, lectures, and workshops: please give 2 weeks notice in order to receive a full refund or credit.

All classes, workshops, special events, and gift certificates are non-transferable. No refunds will be given on Gift Certificates. Gift Certificates are valid for (1) one year from the date of purchase. 

Classes do not usually have Make Up sessions -- though you may be able to schedule with your instructor a time that they can offer you a little extra time. If you have to miss a class, you are responsible for getting the information that will catch you up on missed information. 

Teacher: Kelly Valletta

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Kelly Valletta is Director of Kids Programs at Textile Arts Center.

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Textile Arts Center
Greenwich Village
26 W 8th St
Btwn 5th Ave & Mac Dougal Alley
New York, New York 10011

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School: Textile Arts Center

The main goal of the Textile Arts Center is to provide support to fiber artists, and everyday people interested in working with fiber, by acting as a resource facility and creative meeting place. The Center is a creative meeting place and resource facility for all those interested in textile and fiber...

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Reviews of Classes at Textile Arts Center

(11 Reviews)


Attended: Shibori Dyeing

Anonymous gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Sewing 103: Reclaim your Closet

Joey, the instructor/teacher is absolutely delightful! She was very knowledgeable, accommodating and simply a pleasure to learn from. I would go back to take any other course she is teaching!


Attended: Weaving 101

this is a very good class. Kira our instructor was excellent in that it was definitely a hands on program. We learned terminology as we needed it, we learned all the aspects a beginning weaver should know. Kira was encouraging and supportive of the project choices, when there were problems and questions. I highly recommend this class for anyone who is interested in weaving .


Attended: Screen Printing 101

Anonymous gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Leather Apparel Sewing

I thought the teacher was great and overall it was a good experience. I was disappointed in the facilities. It's not ideal to sew leather on home sewing machines, especially ones that aren't in proper working condition. Students had to share sewing machines.

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