Workshop Wednesdays - Elegant Amulets
Workshop Wednesdays - Elegant Amulets
WhenWednesday, July 3, 2019, 1:30 – 3:30 PM
CategoriesWorkshops
SponsorAfrican Art Museum
VenueAfrican Art Museum
Event Location2nd floor, meet at information desk
CostFREE
Details

Throughout Africa, amulets, decorated pouches, and charms are worn to bring good fortune or protect their owners. Learn more about this ancient tradition and create your own to ensure well-being.

This workshop is presented as part of the museum’s series of Workshop Wednesdays. Every first and third Wednesdays of the month, stop by the museum for drop-in classes from trained teachers. Stay for as little or as long as you like to complete your masterpiece. All skill levels and ages welcome; participants under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult. First come, first served, Space Limited

Image:
Somali artist, Mogadishu, Somalia
Necklace with amulet case (hersi)
Mid-20th century

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