Toy + Game Designer
9am-12pm | Playful Plushies
Create a cast of characters as unique as you are! Explore various textures, sizes, and shapes and discover fun ways to sew them together. Choose your favorite friends from our plushie wall and customize the pattern and fabrics to make them yours!
1-4pm | Game On!
Design your own games using fabric! Practice hand and machine sewing while we make fun travel games, beach blanket games, and lawn games. You’ll be the life of the party all summer long! Students are introduced to various textiles and methods of putting them together. Projects may include: Travel board game such as tic-tac-toe, checkers, mancala, chess. Bean bag toss, picnic blanket Twister, and more.
9am-12pm | 3-D Plushie Designer
Welcome to the world of soft toy design! These adorable 3-dimensional plush characters are fun to make at any age and more challenging than they look. Campers will learn the ins and outs of making loveable and sturdy soft toys using professional techniques to make limbs, sew eyes, choose stuffing, size up or down a pattern, and sew with various fabrics. Choose your favorite friends from our plushie wall and customize the pattern and fabrics to make them yours!
1-4pm | Game On!
Use your imagination to recreate old favorites or invent new games… out of fabric! Velcro darts, matching games, board games, tossing games, travel games, magnetic games, mazes, hopscotch, chess, or how about picnic blanket scrabble anyone? Let’s have fun with it! Practice hand and machine sewing, get introduced to various textiles and hardware and test the limits of your imagination in our design your own game challenge.