Aug
28
Wed
[FULL]Fiber Art: Kente Cloth w/ Jacque Mehring @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Aug 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
[FULL]Fiber Art: Kente Cloth w/ Jacque Mehring @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Kente cloth is a woven narrow band of cloth about 4” wide. These strips are carefully arranged and hand sewn together to create a cloth of desired size.Kente cloth designs are powerful cultural symbols that represent the history and philosophy of West Africa. In this workshop, we will explore the different meaning of the colors and symbols and incorporate them into personal woven samples

Sep
27
Fri
Fiber Art: Kente Cloth w/ Jacque Mehring @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fiber Art: Kente Cloth w/ Jacque Mehring @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Kente cloth is a woven narrow band of cloth about 4” wide. These strips are carefully arranged and hand sewn together to create a cloth of desired size.Kente cloth designs are powerful cultural symbols that represent the history and philosophy of West Africa. In this workshop, we will continue to explore the different meanings of the colors and symbols and incorporate them into personal woven samples.  Bring your work from the previous class or begin your own.