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Furoshiki Gift Wrapping Workshop - 13 Nov & 18 Dec 2021
R 500

Furoshiki Gift Wrapping Workshop - 13 Nov & 18 Dec 2021


Date November 13, 2021 10:00
Ticket Furoshiki Gift Wrapping Workshop

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Join Kyoko Kimura Morgan at WAZA Japan Labo on one of two dates: 13 November 2021, or 18 December 2021, for a Furoshiki Gift Wrapping Workshop. Kyoko is the founder of Origami for Africa and a stong proponent of the Japanese concept of "mottainai" (勿体無い) - a feeling of regret when something of use is wasted.

She will give a brief introduction to some concepts and ideas related to gift wrapping and demonstrate a few wrapping techniques, as well as other practical uses of cloth and paper. Each person will be able to practice on different shapes and sizes of potential gift packages.

  • DATE & TIME: 13 November 2021 OR 18 December 2021 from 10:00 - 12:00
  • VENUE: WAZA Japan Labo, 111 Loop Street, Cape Town
  • COST: R500 per person

  • What is provided:

    • One complimentary furoshiki cloth for gift wrapping, to take home;
    • Notes on furoshiki and wrapping ideas;
    • Props, including box and bottle shapes, to practice fabric wrapping;
    • Paper, for adding some finishing touches to special gifts
    • Complimentary green tea and cookies by WAZA.

    What each participant should bring:

    • No prescribed items required.
    • If you wish, feel free to bring a gift or a shape which you want to wrap and practice on.

    WAZA is open for shopping and workshop participants receive discount on the day.

    Q: Is it necessary to buy a ticket?
    A: Yes, all tickets need to be ordered and paid for upfront, since this is a very popular workshop. 

    Please note:

    • Masks are compulsory.
    • A maximum of 20 people will be allowed in the shop at a time (workshop participants and hosts).
    • Right of Admission Reserved.