Visit and study parks in the Loop and learn what it takes to design an outdoor space with the community in mind. Campers age 11 to 14 will meet with architects and designers and redesign an existing park in Minecraft.
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Campers will go outside daily to visit parks and community greenspaces in the Loop. In the studio, they will sketch their ideas, learn how to draw to scale and build prototypes with mixed media. Campers will develop team building skills as they collaborate online to design their parks in Minecraft. They will also have an opportunity to meet design professionals and work alongside professional gamers. CAF will provide laptops equipped with Minecraft. No experience needed!
This camp runs from 9am to 3:30pm each day. It includes the following dates:
- Monday, June 26
- Tuesday, June 27
- Wednesday, June 28
- Thursday, June 29
- Friday, June 30
Enrollment is limited to 16 participants. Campers should wear comfortable clothes appropriate for doing arts and crafts and bring a lunch, water bottle and hat. Snacks and materials will be provided. Participants will showcase their work for family and friends starting at 2 pm on June 30.
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