LDBA Day Camp and Farm Camp dates and info

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LDBA/NYC DAY CAMP:
Summer ARTS Camp
Monday- Thursday, 9am-3pm
Session 1: July 17-20
$800 per week
Enrollment for sibling:
$700 per week

LOCATION: LDBA Summer Arts Classroom, Williamsburg Public Library Studio- 240 Division Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11211
LDBA will take your kids on a New York City Arts and Parks exploration! Activities and field trips include: Daily art classes with emphasis on the fine arts, including watercolor, painting, drawing, collage and sculpture. We will travel to MOMA, (MOMA art lab), Explore History and SPACE at the Natural History Museum and Planetarium, Visit Natural Dye Gardens and then learn how to dye and batik textiles, and many other hands on art projects! Price includes all Metro rides, Museum admissions, snacks, and water, as well as art supplies and camp T-shirt. Students bring their own lunch, sunscreen and a change of clothes. Waiver, information form and details provided upon registration. Please register soon for the limited number of spots available!


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LDBA FARM CAMP 2017:
DATE: JULY 24-28, 2017
Ages: 7-12 (Mature 6yr.olds will be considered. Children must be able to sleep away from parents for 5 nights.)
Location: Mark Firth’s Farm, near Great Barrington, MA
Price for the week: $1500.00 (Price includes all food, water, tents, classes, art supplies and transportation including to and from camp, pick up/drop off in Williamsburg).

Sign your kiddo up for a camping experience they will never forget! LDBA is pleased to announce registration is open for the 5th annual Farm Camp! For five days and nights your child will learn invaluable skills such as how to pitch their own tents, how to build and manage shelters and fires safely, how to make arrows, tie knots, identify plants, mushrooms and trees, how to milk cows, feed and care for chickens, pigs, sheep and goats. We will learn about bees, gardens, pottery, foraging, and so much more. Daily art, cooking and survival classes will be held and visiting artists will teach special workshops. Food will come from surrounding farms and is cooked by professional chefs, as well as food from Prairie Whale, Mark and Bettina’s restaurant in Great Barrington! We will visit farms in the area, but the main farm school will be on the Firth Farm. Kids will sleep in canvas tents, hike in the great outdoors, swim, fish, play soccer, hone their skills and enjoy the great outdoors. We have 6 core councilors (cpr certified) who will be there day and night, and many visiting artists and teachers- we also have a tipi!
Parents are welcome on the final night, ( Friday, July 28th), to come join us for dinner and a sleep over- (parent transport and camping supplies not included)-
Purchase is available in full, or you can reserve a spot with a non-refundable deposit that will be applied to the full price.
Waiver, information form, supplies list and details provided after registration. Please register soon for the limited number of spots available!

Let’s Create!

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Photo by Riley Salyards

Let’s keep creating beauty and magic. We’re doing it constantly here at LDBA.

Sign your kids up for camps and classes! Or take one yourself- see upcoming classes HERE.

LDBA Camps and classes for the Holidays

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Give your kids art education for the Holidays!

Put our After School Arts Program under the tree! For Winter/Spring semester info, click HERE.

Enroll your kidlets in LDBA/NYC Day Camp! July 10-13 info HERE.

Save a spot for LDBA Farm Camp 2017. This fills up fast so hurry! July 24-28 info HERE.

Also, we have several upcoming classes and workshops for kiddos and  adults this January. See schedule and info HERE.

Thank you all for making LDBA so great, we wish you and your family a very happy HOLIDAY! XOXO LDBA loves you!

Gift certificates are available for our upcoming workshops!

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Check out these workshops for kids and adults! Give the gift of creativity this Holiday Season.  XOXO LDBA LOVES YOU.

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BOWS + ARROWS FOR KIDS AGES 4 and up $75
About the Class: 
Your kiddo will learn the basics of how to make decorative arrows and a bow taught by LDBA founder, Sara Moffat. All materials are provided.THIS IS OUR FAVORITE KIDDO CLASS!

Date: Saturday, January 21

Time: 1-3 pm

Location: at LDBA Brooklyn 240 Division Ave. at Marcy, Williamsburg, 11211

Duration: 2 hours

Class Size: 10 People

Takeaways: Your child’s own handmade, original, functional and decorative arrow and bow!


ARROW MAKING WORKSHOP FOR ADULTS: $95

Students will learn how to make their own decorative arrows. The workshop includes painting 3-5 arrows and simple and functional arrow assembly. The bow and arrow have been around for thousands of years and have served us traditionally as a way of providing food, protection and recreation. Aim to be among the ranks of Artemis, Genghis Kahn, Robin Hood and Legolas. Perfect for everyone, these stunning arrows make a unique and beautiful gift.

Date: Saturday, January 21

Time: 4-6 pm

Location: at LDBA Brooklyn 240 Division Ave. at Marcy, Williamsburg, 11211

Duration: 2 hours

Class Size: 10 People

Takeaways: Your own handmade, original, functional and decorative arrows.

BOTANICAL STUDIES IN WATERCOLOR: FOR KIDS $75
About the Class: In this 2 hour class, we will study flora and fauna and visually re-create images in pencil and watercolor. Join the ranks of Darwin as you learn how to observe, identify and replicate nature. Learn to measure, enlarge, draw, transfer and either paint or render an accurate illustration using colored pencils and watercolor
. Students will gain valuable techniques and sources to continue study on their own.

Date: Saturday, January 28

Time: 1-3 pm

Location: at LDBA Brooklyn 240 Division Ave. at Marcy, Williamsburg, 11211

Duration: 2 hours

Class Size: 10 People

Takeaways: Your child’s own original Botanical paintings and Illustrations

BOTANICAL STUDIES IN WATERCOLOR: FOR ADULTS $95
About the Class: In this 2 hour class, we will study flora and fauna and visually re-create images in pencil and watercolor. Join the ranks of Darwin as you learn how to observe, identify and replicate nature. Learn to measure, enlarge, draw, transfer and either paint or render an accurate illustration using colored pencils and watercolor
. Students will gain valuable techniques and sources to continue study on their own.

Date: Saturday, January 28

Time: 4-6 pm

Location: at LDBA Brooklyn 240 Division Ave. at Marcy, Williamsburg, 11211

Duration: 2 hours

Class Size: 10 People

Takeaways: Your own original Botanical paintings and Illustrations
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BUNDLE DYE WITH FLOWERS FOR ADULTS: $95 FOR KIDS $75
Students will learn bundle dye techniques, using dried and fresh flowers and plants, and producing their own stunning, naturally dyed results.

Date: Saturday, February 4

Time: 1-3 pm KID CLASS $75
Time: 4-6 pm ADULT CLASS $95

Location: at LDBA Brooklyn 240 Division Ave. at Marcy, Williamsburg, 11211

Duration: 2 hours

Class Size: 10 People

Takeaways: Your own handmade, bundle dye silk scarf, plus one item of yours to bring home.

 

Gift Certificates are also available for anything in our shop, as well as CAMPS and AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS! 

 

We threw a bundle dye baby shower!

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And it was so fun! We met the parents to be in a previous LDBA bundle dye class, taught by the beautiful and amazing Cara Marie Piazza.

For the shower, participants chose adorable white baby clothes, and got to make their mark on them with fresh and dried flowers, herbs and bark! The results are stunning, for inquiries on YOUR baby shower or Holiday Parties, contact us!