Next Step Needlecraft Summer Camp!

500 S Center St, Ashland, VA, United States
500 South Center Street Ashland Virginia 23005 US

Calling students interested in the fiberarts, children who enjoyed String Theory Summer Camp, and those curious how yarn is made to Next Step Needlecraft! Learn how to crochet, spin yarn, create needle-crafted wonders and learn how to use a punch rug needle. Experience the heritage and portability of these lesser known crafts, with projects students bring home at the end of the week!
Students should, by the end of the course, be able to:
Crochet: Students will learn to chain, single crochet, a possibly double crochet.
Spin: Students will learn the fundamentals of how yarn is made, using a drop spindle.
Needle-felting: students will learn how to safely use a needle felting tool, and will make a needle felted landscape.
Punch Rug Work: Students will learn how to prepare, work and finish a small rug.

Day Camps
Hanover Co.
Grade Level
Elementary School, Middle School, High School