Walk-in Craft: Ankara Wrapped Bangle Bracelets

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Date/Time:Tuesday, 18 Feb 2020 from 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location:The Workspace at the Memorial Union
Cost:$6
URL:https://www.sac.iastate.edu/arts-the-wor...elet-sp20/
Contact:Letitia Kenemer
Phone:515-294-0970
Channel:Student Activities Center
Categories:Arts, performances Diversity Student activities
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Ankara fabric (or African Wax Printing) is created through a wax-resist dyeing technique and is known for its vivid colors and bold patterns. Find a combination of Ankara fabrics that you like, and we will show you how to wrap them around cord to make a set of three bracelets sized just for you.

Open to all ages if accompanied by an adult. Drop in but give yourself an hour. $6

More information about African textile designs and symbolism, the Black Dandy movement, and contemporary African fashion is available at The Workspace. Celebrate Black History Month by connecting with other cultures, attending events for greater understanding, and remembering that black history is American history.

February 17 - 22 during open hours. Monday - Friday 2-9pm and Saturday 10am-4pm.