TEACHERS SIGN UP TODAY: Raw Fibers P Credit Course Starts This Saturday

Teachers: You can earn P Credits while having a blast making art in the MFTA studios. It’s not too late to sign up for the Raw Fibers P Credit course that starts this Saturday, April 9th.

Batik in progress during the Raw Fibers P Credit course at Materials for the Arts (Photo by Barbara Korein)

The batik technique is traditionally done with a tjanting (examples from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston are shown below). During the Raw Fibers P Credit course you will learn to improvise tools for batik using easy-to-find and often free materials.

Tjanting (batik tool). 20th Century, Java, Indonesia. Copper and bamboo. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Teachers, enroll for credit through the New York City After School Professional Development Program. This course is open to the public, those not affiliated with the DOE or who wish to enroll in the course as a non-credit participant may do so here.

Please call John Kaiser at 718-729-2165 for questions regarding Raw Fibers.

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One Response to TEACHERS SIGN UP TODAY: Raw Fibers P Credit Course Starts This Saturday

  1. annmarie says:

    I am registered for this course and am really looking forward to it!

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