Family Fiber Festival • March 18

Family Fiber Festival • March 18

Learn about different textile arts from around the world! Bring your family to Textile Center for a free make-and-take event on March 18 from 1-3 pm.

  • Japanese kumihimo braiding: learn how to make the same braids that samurai warriors created to tie their armor together!
  • Wet Felted Balls: use an ancient process of using loose sheep wool and turn it into felt balls using warm soapy suds.
  • Somali Plied Bracelets: using a step from the kebed weaving process– take your shoes off and learn how to create a plied rope with colorful pieces of yarn.

Free and open to the public.
Produced in partnership with The Somali Museum of Minnesota.
This event is made possible by a grant from Prospect Park Co-op Legacy Fund.

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