Is your child interested in fashion design? Have they expressed interest in learning more about the fashion industry?  

The Sew*Design*Fashion Bootcamp, held by Aeren Waters Design Studio is a BROAD, FAST-PACED, INTENSIVE camp for youth, ages 9-17, interested in the diverse world of the fashion industry. This 5-DAY bootcamp gives a comprehensive overview of the fashion world from an insider's view. 


What will my child achieve at the Sew*Design*Fashion Bootcamp?

Your child will

  • Learn the basics of using a sewing machine and complete a sewn project

  • Meet guest speakers and listen to topics ranging from illustration, couture fashion, manufacturing, styling, and more

  • Embark on fashion-immersed field trips to showrooms, storefronts, museums


Who can be enrolled? When are the sessions?

Youth ages 9-17 years old can be enrolled in this weeklong bootcamp.

Bootcamp sessions are broken up into 1-week sessions, Monday through Friday, with each day's activities starting at 8:30am and ending at 5pm.  You can CHOOSE either Session 1 or Session 2.

Session 1: June 18-22, 2018

Session 2: July 16-20, 2018

More FAQ's

Q: What safety measures are in place?

A: Every student will sign in in the morning and sign out upon departure at the end of the day. Students are not permitted to leave the facility mid-day. Every student will have a medical form on file. Our summer staff are trained in CPR/AED.

 Q: Are before and aftercare provided?

A: Sew*Design*Fashion Bootcamp now offers before and aftercare. See payment options at

Q: Where will the camp be held?

A: Rockville, MD. Exact location will be provided to registrants.

Q: How can I sign up?

A:Registration opens on February 16, 2018. You can visit to sign up on February 16, 2018

Q: What is the tuition?

A: Tuition is $520 per session. Visit for registration

Q: What if I have more questions?

You can email or call 202-618-1655 during business hours 10am-5pm, Monday-Friday