Educational Programme for Summer Schools: Ledra, Ledros and the Marvelous World of Lace Embroideries


Educational Programme for Summer Schools: Ledra, Ledros and the Marvelous World of Lace Embroideries

 

Summer Educational Programme for Children 6-12 years old

 

July 2016

 

Every Wednesday and Thursday, 10.00 – 11.15

 

The Leventis Municipal Museum of Nicosia invites its young friends to discover the marvelous world of traditional treaded crafts of Cyprus. Through an interactive guided tour and games in the Museum’s temporary exhibition “Threads of Tradition: Laces and Lace Embroideries of Cyprus” the children will learn about the history of these unique handmade objects, as well as gain knowledge about the techniques and motifs of the embroidery.   

 

Additionally the children will participate in a creative workshop where the visual artist Katerina Xenofontos will demonstrate and explain how tradition can become a vehicle of contemporary artistic creations.

 

Reservations are required: tel 22661475 (ext.106 and 110)/ email:  education@leventismuseum.org.cy

(Seats are limited. Please make your reservations early to avoid disappointment.)

 

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