Special Program for Kids at the Textile Museum on Friday with Maria from Guatemala!

Special Drop-in Program at the Textile Museum of Canada with Guatemalan weaver Maria Xoch Ajcalon
Friday June 7, 2013, 11:00-1:00, 2:00-4:00

Join us on Friday for a family-friendly event to learn more about the art of backstrap weaving from Maria Xoch Ajcalon, a master-weaver from Asociacion Maya de Desarrollo, a women’s weaving cooperative in the highlands of Sololá, Guatemala. Each participant will also have the opportunity to make their own Guatemalan friendship bracelet, and explore the exhibition Artistry and Ancestry: Maya Textiles from Guatemala through a special scavenger hunt.

 Free with admission; contact Education Coordinator Susan Fohr for more infoat schoolvisits@textilemuseum.ca or 416-599-5321 x2228

Location: Textile Museum of Canada, 55 Centre Avenue, Toronto ON M5G 2H5

http://www.textilemuseum.ca/

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