Brief: WHM offers textile workshop Sunday

West African head coverings and wraps will be featured Sunday in
a workshop at the World Heritage Museum.

"Africa's Textile Treasure" will be presented at 3 p.m. at the
museum.

Dawn Blackman of Motherland Art and Design, Champaign, will
explore the cultural roles of textiles, especially head coverings
and wraps. Participants will be able to try on the head dresses
of some African communities while hearing about their social
significance.

The World Heritage Museum is located on the fourth floor of
Lincoln Hall. It is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
and from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free.



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