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Thread & Tread // Unleashing Creativity in Sneaker Design (ages 11-14) – Sold out

Jun 17, 2024 - Jun 21, 2024
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
934 SW Salmon St., Portland, OR
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Step into the captivating world of sneaker design at our weeklong summer camp inspired by the incredible exhibition Future Now. Your guide on this epic adventure is none other than Herbert Beauclere, professional shoe designer and co-founder of Sneaker Week PDX.

In this camp, you’ll delve into shoe design fundamentals, starting with hands-on skills like drawing to transform your fantastic ideas into cool graphic designs. You’ll also explore the basics of color theory, the magic of materials, and the secrets behind creating the most awesome kicks ever. Through hands-on activities and Herbert’s expert guidance, you’ll establish a strong foundation for turning everyday inspiration into mind-blowing designs for footwear of the future.

Let your creativity soar, explore the realm of sneaker design, and embark on an unforgettable journey of self-expression. On the last day of camp, you’ll share your vision with family and friends at a fashion show. It’s shaping up to be a week filled with fun, friends, and fabulous footwear!

Ages 11-14