Introduction to Hawaiian Kapa

February 11, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Mānoa Campus, Lyon Arboretum, 3860 Manoa Rd.

Ka`iulani de Silva will provide a background and cultural history of kapa, including kapa legends, the history of kapa in Hawai`i and the South Pacific, and the process of making kapa. Kapa tools, techniques, dyes, printing and scenting will be outlined. Using tradional Hawaiian tools and stamps, students will design and create their own piece of kapa in this hands-on session. Class size limited. Registration required. Class fee $20.


Ticket Information
call 988-0456 to register.

Event Sponsor
Lyon Arboretum, Mānoa Campus

More Information
Jill Laughlin, 988-0461, jlaughli@hawaii.edu, http://www.hawaii.edu/lyonarboretum

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