Workshop: African Beading with Dorothy Amoateng

When: Saturday 23 September, 10.30am - 3.30pm

Where: Workshop within the Commonwealth Growth Centre, MAMA.

Price: $120 ($110 moMAMA / Concession)

Using traditional textiles sourced from the local markets in Ghana, artist Dorothy Amoateng will lead participants through the process  of selecting fabrics and constructing a stunning necklace.

Each pattern carries a traditional meaning. Dorothy will share the stories of each pattern, and will help you make a selection that conveys your personality to others.

All materials included. The workshop will break for lunch.

Dorothy is also running a children's workshop: African Beading for Kids the following day.

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Meet Dorothy Amoateng

Dorothy moved to Australia from Ghana in 2014.

From a young age, Dorothy had a passion for craft, learning initially from her Aunties and then pursuing further studies in Ghana.

Since relocating to Australia, Dorothy has continued to create. She is developing a line of apparel, and building an online store.

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