Beading: a Kenyan Tradition

Presented by

Josie Shaw

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Beading is a symbol of Kenyan national pride. Intricately beaded necklaces and collars have been worn by women for generations. The beads offer clues to their marital status, health, and even the number of children they have. Join CultureALL Ambassador Josie Shaw on a safari to explore the meaning associated with each vibrant color and experience the beauty of this Kenyan tradition.

Workshop Details

Region/Culture

Kenya

Subject(s)

Social Studies, Visual Art

Participants

25 max

Standard Length

45 min

Room Setup

Tables/desks and chairs for beading

Supplies/Equipment Needed:

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