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Tales, Tatreez & Tea

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Prime Produce

424 West 54th Street

New York, NY 10019

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For the First Annual International Day of Tatreez, 1on1, in collaboration with Tatreez & Tea, presents an afternoon of 'Tales, Tatreez & Tea' -- an embroidery workshop led by Wafa Ghnaim, with a special appearance by author and poet Hala Alyan.

When:
Saturday May 4, 2019
From 1:30pm to 6:30pm

Where:
Prime Produce
424 West 54th Street,
New York, NY 10019

Tickets:
Early Bird: 100 USD (SOLD OUT)
Regular tickets: 120 USD (+ taxes and fees)
// Only a few spots left //

Admission includes:
- embroidery material (needle, hoop, threads and motifs)
- tote bag
- tea and snacks
- 1on1 goodies, and more!

No prior needlework experience required.

Tales, Tatreez & Tea will feature a 4-hour traditional embroidery workshop led by Wafa, accompanied by a cup of tea, and readings by Hala.
Participants will leave with an embroidered design mounted on a tote bag, to carry around or offer as a gift.

The workshop will focus on the preservation of the indigenous, endangered art of embroidery, and will uncover methods of combining this meticulous art with modern accessories.

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Tatreez & Tea is a series of high quality hands-on classes, with a mission to provide educational resources, namely through workshops, lectures and publications, to preserve Palestinian tatreez embroidery, folk arts and storytelling traditions in the diaspora.

Hala Alyan is a Palestinian-American writer and clinical psychologist who specializes in trauma, addiction, and cross-cultural behavior. Her writings and poetry cover aspects of identity and the effects of displacement, particularly within the Palestinian diaspora. She is best known for her first novel, the 2017 work Salt Houses.

This event is organized by 1on1.

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