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Batik Master Class Workshop

The Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art has partnered with the Department of Fine and Performing Arts to present a unique opportunity to learn from a master artist about the rich history and technique of batik, the intricate process of decorating cloth with wax and dye. The four-day master class workshop series, led by Nigeria’s pre-eminent batik artist Tunde Odunlade, will take place in the Fine and Performing Arts Center. Odunlade has pioneered a batik method using paper, instead of cloth.

The dates are:
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., Demonstration
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 1-3 p.m., Hands-On Workshop
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., Hands-On Workshop
Friday, Feb. 14, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., Hands-On Workshop

Bowie State University
Fine and Performing Arts Center, Black Box Theatre

For more info: http://www.bowiestate.edu/academics-research/departments/fine-and-performing-arts-2/