ERIC Number: ED304253
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Creative Crafts for Camps, Schools, and Groups.
Hammett, Catherine T.; Horrocks, Carol M.
This book is a guide to activities appropriate for any type of arts and crafts program including those for camps, youth and adult groups, and outdoor education. Information concerning each craft is presented in a step by step format. Specific projects list the needed equipment and materials and have simple instructions and clear illustrations. The chapters are: (1) Arts and Crafts in the Camp Program; (2) Braiding and Knotting; (3) Basketry; (4) Ceramics; (5) Leatherwork; (6) Metalwork; (7) Printing and Stenciling; (8) Sketching and Painting; (9) Weaving; (10) Whittling, Woodcarving, and Woodworking; (11) Bulletins, Exhibits, Signs, Newspapers; (12) Correlation with Campcraft; (13) Correlation with Dramatics; (14) Correlation with Music; (15) Correlation with Nature; (16) Equipment Making; (17) Favors and Decorations for Special Events; (18) Games and Sports Equipment; (19) Indian and Pioneer Crafts; (20) Map Making; and (21) Photography. The book contains 39 references, a general index, and a project index by craft type. (ALL)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Camping, Childrens Art, Creative Activities, Group Activities, Handicrafts
American Camping Association, Bradford Woods, 5000 State Road 67 North, Martinsville, IN 46151-7902 ($17.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Camping Association, Martinsville, IN.