BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5492@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20171216T000000Z DTEND:20171216T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<em>Washi</em> is a traditional Japanese handmade decorative pa per that dates back to the seventh century. Unlike machine-made paper from wood pulp\, <em>washi</em> is made from the inner bark of plants such as mulberry\, bamboo\, wisteria\, and hemp. The intertwining of fibers result s in paper that is strong\, durable\, washable\, and acid-free. Its thin\, smooth\, soft surface can be printed with vivid colors and complex design s.\n\n \n\nIn this workshop led by Reiko Nakano\, learn about the history of washi and how to apply it onto a variety of plumbing hardware like wash ers to create jewelry. Bring a shoebox or plastic case to hold materials\, a pair of sharp scissors\, and a lunch or snack.\n\n \n\n$32 members\, $4 0 non-members. <a href="http://www.janm.org/visit/#admissionincrease" targ et="_blank">Museum admission</a> included. Fee for materials has been grac iously covered by a grant from the City of Los Angeles\, Department of Cul tural Affairs. Limited to 12 participants.\n\n<strong></strong><em></em><a href="https://9644p.blackbaudhosting.com/9644p/tickets?tab=2&amp\;txobjid =8f15c2b7-ef28-4605-bb2c-472c0ae3da17" target="_blank">Tickets available</ a>\n\nSee <a href="http://www.janm.org/events/#16" target="_blank">janm.or g</a> for updates.\n\n<em><span style="color: #333333\; font-family: Arial \; font-size: x-small\;">This workshop is made possible in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles\, Department of Cultural Affairs. </em><stro ng></strong><em></em> SUMMARY:Jewelry Workshop—The World of Washi: Introductory Class URL:/en/events/2017/12/16/jewelry-workshopthe-world-of-washi-introductory/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR