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Hello From Japan! Opening Weekend

February 3 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm

Manga Maker Space: Kimono Design
In traditional Japan, a kimono was worn as daily attire. However, in more recent years kimonos are only worn on special events. The kimono has evolved from complex designs to simplified layers throughout the years; it exemplifies how fashion aids in the co-existence of traditional and modern culture. Use kawaii-inspired prints to design a traditional kimono of your own!
Saturday, February 3 |10:30 am – 1 pm | All ages | Drop-in

Kamishibai Storytelling
Kamishibai is a traditional form of Japanese storytelling. Join CMOM educators for an interactive telling of traditional and modern kawaii-inspired stories.
Saturday, February 3 | 2 pm | All ages | Drop-in

Woodblock Printing
Woodblock printing in Japan dates back to the eighth century and has been used over the years for printing decorative images, scrolls and text. Carve your own block designs to create a traditional or kawaii-inspired print!
Saturday, February 3 | 2, 3 & 5 pm | Ages 6 & Older| Sign-up*

*Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Program schedule is subject to change.


February 3
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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