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Batik Workshop to support People of Yemen
November 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn traditional Japanese resist dyeing techniques from WESPAC student intern Tali (Ossining high school student) and make a set of Furoshiki to take home with you (Furoshiki is a wrapping cloth to carry presents & belongings. Alternatively used as a scarf).
Fabrics provided. You are welcome to bring your own, too.
Fabrics can be cotton, linen, silk, hemp, bamboo.
When – Monday, November 5th, 6-7pm workshop
7:30pm: Summer Nasser, Executive Director of Yemen Aid will speak about current situation in Yemen. Batik art work will be available for sale ($20 to $75 range). All proceeds go to Yemen Aid
Where –WESPAC: 77 Tarrytown Rd, Ste 2W (upper level) White Plains, NY 10607. Free parking on site.
Cost – $15 requested per person ($10 for students)
Attire – Please wear old clothes
Please RSVP to [email protected]. Limited seats available for the workshop. The 7:30pm presentation by Summer Nasser is free and open to the public.