African Textiles Workshop

Jamie Root

Students select Adinkra symbols, create stamps and print on a t-shirt to produce a graphic and unique piece of art. Fiber artist Jamie Root helps students create a take-away piece of art using various dying techniques.


To schedule this program please contact us 816-531-4022 or by email at


Grade Levels: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

Fees: $110 single, $95 each for 2 or more on the same day. Materials fee: $5 per student / The break between workshops must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate. Title 1 Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: 30

Availability: Limited; please inquire

Program Length: 45 minutes

Teacher Guide: African Textiles_TPG

Requirements: a sink; table with chairs for students. Teachers must be present at all times during workshops.

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