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Camp: Creative Writing and Book Arts: For the Love of Books [Ages 8-12]

07/06/2020 09:00 AM - 07/10/2020 03:00 PM ET

Category

Camps

Location

West Windsor Arts Center
952 Alexander Rd.
Princeton Jct., NJ 08550
United States of America

Summary

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From classic stories and tales to new age chapter books, we will immerse ourselves in the world’s greatest adventures!

July 6 - July 10
9:00am - 3:00pm (Extended day available)
Members*: $360| Non-Members: $400
*Household members and higher

Description

Love a good story? Entranced by books? You will be writing each day, exploring a variety of styles including short fiction, poetry, and playwriting. Then, we'll make our own books, delving into such styles as pop-ups, altered books, and more! This is a great camp for the budding writer or to encourage the reluctant scribe.

About the Teaching Artist:

Eloise Bruce BFA, MFA, M Ed. is member of the poetry group Cool Women and is an editor at RavensPerch Magazine. She  has worked with the national recitation contest Poetry Out Loud since 2006 and has been a  teaching artist for 40 years with Young Audiences, Writer’s Theatre and  the NJSPA Foundation for Educators as Scholars, she was the first education director for the Asolo State Theatre, directed for the Idaho Shakespeare Festival, is founder Idaho Theatre for Youth, was Artistic Director of Creative Theater in Princeton. NJ. and has had various roles at the Frost Place Center for Poetry and The Arts. Her book Rattle was published by CavenKerry Press.

 

Tracy has been an art teacher for over 20 years. She especially enjoys Book Arts, Drawing, Repurposed art, and Photography. She loves to get the best from her students and considers teaching her favorite art of all. Tracy earned a Bachelors of Fine Arts from St. Peter’s College, a small Jesuit college across the river in NYC, and spent much of that time in the New York City museums. She currently teaches in the South Brunswick School District.

Camp fees:
Household Members and higher: $360 |
Non Members: $400

Extended-Day Options & Fees: Membership Discount Does Not Apply.
Morning extended-day: 7:30am-9:00am, $50 per week | $10 per day
Afternoon extended-day: 3:00pm-6:00pm, $75 per week | $15 per day                                                                                                                                                               

Extended-day: Morning & Afternoon: $125 per week | $25 per day

 

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