Fiber Technology Workshop


Sep 28, 2019 – 9:00 AM

4619 East Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ Map

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Discover how the Hohokam and other prehistoric cultures processed the agave and yucca leaf to extract fiber with Master of Prehistoric Fiber Technologies Albert Abril. During this hands-on workshop, participants will break down raw agave and yucca leaves to expose their fibers. Using their processed fibers, they will make cordage or rope, and learn about its variety of applications and discover how it can be turned into a useful tool! This workshop requires advanced registration by September 26, space is limited. Appropriate for ages 16 and up. All supplies are included. Registration is available online at Workshop Details: Date: Saturday, September 28 Time: 9 a.m. to noon Cost: $45; all supplies included Ages: For Ages 16 and up