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Intern Gets Well-Rounded Look at KHS

Hello! My name is Laura Frazier, and I interned at KHS over the winter. (By the way, if you intern at KHS during the winter, you are not just a regular intern, you are what the staff will fondly refer to as a “wintern”!) I am also currently a senior at Georgetown College and I will be graduating in May with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication/media st
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Campers Meet Local ‘Makers’ and Connect Past and Present

By Sydney Hendrix, Camp ArtyFact Press Corps The Make-It class at Camp Artyfact has been creating textiles and studying hand-made crafts all week. On Wednesday, the campers visited downtown Frankfort shops to see makers at work. Workers at the Woolery demonstrated how they use looms, spinning wheels and drop spindles to create their goods. The campers used a
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‘Making’ Connections to History at Camp ArtyFact

By Margaret Whitworth, Camp ArtyFact Press Corps “Making is fundamental to what it means to be human.”* This message of the Maker Movement is the reason Frankfort visual art teacher Jody Jaques wanted to teach a class on “making” at Camp ArtyFact. “I think it is important for humans because I think we were made to create things,” she said. “As we get away fr
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Camp ArtyFact: More Than Just Arts and Crafts

By Margaret Whitworth and Sydney Hendrix, Camp ArtyFact Press Corps Boy, was today busy at Camp ArtyFact! Hacking History campers followed up their week’s activities of making an interactive exhibit with a trip to the Kentucky Military History Museum to talk to a museum professional who makes interactive exhibits there. Earlier in the day, campers stop
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