What will you embroider in 2018?

Hello tatreez fam! After the recent announcement that Tatreez & Tea was fully funded by the Brooklyn Arts Council to offer the first ever Traditional Palestinian Embroidery Arts Education Program in 2018, I was bursting with ideas (and excitement!) for workshops I could offer. As I build the curricula of workshops for 2018, I want to hear from you: Where are you [...]

Oregon Tatreez & Tea Teaching Series: Happy Valley Library

Location: Happy Valley Library 13793 SE Sieben Park Way Happy Valley, OR 97015 Dates: Lecture, February 6, 2018 -- 3:30-5:30pm Workshop, February 7, 2018 -- 3-6pm Workshop, February 10, 2018 -- 3-6pm Workshop Registration: All events are free and open to the public. The lecture does not require registration. To register for the workshop, please [...]

Oregon Tatreez & Tea Teaching Series: Ledding Library Pond House

Location: Ledding Library of Milwaukie The Pond House 2215 SE Harrison St. Milwaukie, OR 97222 Dates: Lecture, February 7, 2018 -- 7:00pm Workshop, February 10, 2018 -- 11am - 2pm Workshop Registration: All events are free and open to the public. The lecture does not require registration. To register for the workshop, please contact Robert [...]

Workshop in Portland, Oregon

Introduction to Palestinian Tatreez Embroidery November 17, 2017 1-4pm PST Address: Bonnie Meltzer's Studio 9124 N Mckenna Portland, OR 97203 Eventbrite tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-palestinian-tatreez-embroidery-tree-of-life-tickets-38735999417 Instructor: Wafa Ghnaim In this 3-hour workshop, students will learn how to embroider, Palestinian style! You'll learn traditional embroidery stitches, image transferring techniques, and how to develop your own style. Motif Focus: [...]

(9.27.2017) Workshop at Tatter Blue Library in Brooklyn, New York

Traditional Palestinian Embroidery Participants will learn how to embroider a traditional Palestinian embroidery motif, using the cross-stitch technique, to create a small wall-hanging to frame. The workshop will be hosted by Wafa Ghnaim, and will focus on the preservation of the indigenous, endangered art of Palestinian embroidery. The workshop is centered on her new digital [...]