Teacher: Nga Trinh
Join instructor Nga Trinh in her passion for sustainable art making! In this adult workshop she will be teaching participants how to fold a beautiful pair of earrings made to resemble a eucalyptus seedpod. Nga Trinh incorporates paper folding into her artwork using mostly recycled materials. She holds a BFA from UC Berkeley and is a member of the El Cerrito Art Association. Her origami artworks have been sold to the Alameda County of Arts Commission and the Rountree Visuals in Emeryville. Nga has taught origami classes at the Elephant Pharmacy, El Cerrito Central, North and West libraries, and at the El Cerrito and North Berkeley Senior centers.
Basic Butoh Workshop
Teacher: Hiroko Tamano
Butoh is a performance art rooted in Japanese culture and imagination. Hiroko guides the class through visual imaginations that are realized through movement. Whether you practice dance or healing arts this workshop is sure to be an enriching and memorable experience. Hiroko Tamano is a direct student of Butoh founder, Hijikata Tatsumi. Therefore, she provides us with rare access to the original spirit and methodology of Butoh.