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Fashion II and Art of Mother Nature Camps Still Open

Fashion II and Art of Mother Nature Camps Still Open

Art Center Killingworth, 276 North Parker Hill Road, has openings for its 2013 July Fashion and Art Camps. For more information and to register, call 860-663-5593 or visit

Fashion II: Runs from July 15 to 19. Participants focus on the details and silhouettes of signature designs by Christian Dior and Betsey Johnson. Morning sketch sessions are guided by a professional artist. In the afternoon, an experienced seamstress helps participants sew and embellish their own designs. The workshop culminates in a portfolio-ready piece and finished outfit. The last day includes a photo shoot, makeup and hair-styling sessions, and a runway show. Cost: $370 with a $185 deposit.

Art of Mother Nature: Runs from July 22 to 26. Ages six to eight meet from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; ages nine to 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. Includes plein air drawing on the Art Center grounds. Students learn to conceptualize trees, shrubs, water, and land into geometrical shapes using descriptive lines. Cost: $185 with a $95 deposit.

Photo courtesy of Barbara Nair


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