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Date

Sat, 07 May 2022

Time

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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Event Location

AlJasra Crafts Training Centre

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Contact Info

Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA)

17298777

info@culture.gov.bh

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Al Jasra Handicrafts Center is organizing a creative interactive workshop on the art of Palm Tree Leaves Weaving, one of the loveliest traditional handicrafts practiced by women to make household accessories and tools, from dining mats and storage baskets to small dishes, handheld fans and chicken coops. Still practiced in several villages throughout the island, the art is most prevalent in the villages of Karbabad, Al-Jasra, and Budaiya.

Workshop topics include:

  • Training in wicker saf and dealing with palm sticks in every craft
  • Training on various types of saf
  • Training in sewing of saff

Workshop Outcomes:

  • Make a Sifra
  • Make a (Gofa) with the cover
  • Make a bag of bread

Day

Date

Timing

Saturdays

7, 14, 21, 28 May 2022

10:00am – 1:00pm

(12 hours)

Age: 18 and above.

Language: English & Arabic