My Style Camp is a program that encourages children to discover their own creativity through fashion & costume design. - Stacey Saltzman

Winter Session 2017: Class Schedule

Classes & Locations:

*President’s Day First Lady Style Icons (1 or 2) Day Mini-Camps at Michaels! February 23rd & 24th 12pm – 2pm

Day 1- Come design Fashions through the ages from Jackie O to Hillary to Michelle Obama at Michaels & identify YOUR OWN STYLE!!! Day 2- Design Fashion accessories that are First lady favorites!

Ages – 5th grade and up!

On both days we will have pizza for lunch but students will need to bring their own drinks. Is there a better way to spend a few winter afternoons…..nope, didn’t think so!  PS: please make us aware of any food allergies when you RSVP.

1. Mondays – After School Adventures at Portledge:

*Class also welcomes students outside of Portledge to join us*

Explore your passion for fashion design through the discovery of your own personal STYLE! Create Mood Boards, color cards, fashion mix media illustrations, Portfolios and so much more!

3:30pm – 5:00pm – grades 3rd and up

Dates of classes:

1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/27, 3/6 & 3/20

2. Wednesdays -The Sands Point Preserve:

Winter Session 1- 

Class will be held in Castle Gould, modeled after the Medieval Kilkenny Castle in Ireland. The castle’s architecture will inspire our first designs on a wedding theme. We will also learn about Captain Harry F. Guggenheim and his passion for aeronautics and horse racing – we’ll channel his adventurous spirit to inspire our next fashion illustrations & designs.

*Participants will create their own portfolios, mood boards, fabric and color cards, and mixed-media costume designs. They will also create hand sewn accessories inspired by a bygone era with a modern twist.

4:00 pm – 5:15 pm – Ages – 5th Grade & Up – Boys and Girls

Dates of classes – Session 1:

1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 3/1, & 3/8

Winter Session 2-

Fashion reflects social change – from the glamorous Gatsby Era of the 1920s to Coco Chanel to modern pop stars. We will focus on fashion illustration and pulling retro trends into modern day fashions.

*Participants will create their own vintage tool purse, mood boards, fabric and color cards, and mixed-media costume designs. They will also design hand sewn accessories and redesign a piece of their clothing to reflect the 1920’s era for modern day fashion.

4:00pm – 5:15pm – Ages – Tween Classes

Dates of classes – Session 2:

3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/26, & 5/3

3. Thursdays – Michaels in Manhasset

Signature Fashion class – Style Part 1 – New Teen Class!

My Style Camp’s Signature Fashion Design class – Create color cards, mood boards & your very own fashion template, called a croqui. Build your portfolio for college while having fun! This class teaches the basis of design and how to think using the right side of your brain. Learn tricks of the trade from a professional designer and identify your own STYLE in the process! We will also explore the basics of sewing and pattern making.

4:00pm – 5:30pm

Dates of classes for Part 1:

2/9, 2/16, 3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/20, 4/27 & 5/4

Signature Fashion class – Style Part 2

My Style Camp’s Signature Fashion Design class -mood boards, color cards & create your very own fashion template.  This class teaches how to illustrate a croqui, how to make a collection & how to merchandise your assortment. Learn tricks of the trade from a professional designer and identify your own STYLE in the process! Bring to life one of your creations by sewing, draping, pattern making or using other tools of the trade!

6:00pm – 7:30pm

Dates of classes for Part 2:

2/9, 2/16, 3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/20, 4/27 & 5/4

For more information please feel free to contact us here.