Sat, Jun 03|
Halsey House & Garden
Adire: Beyond Indigo - June 2023
A workshop with our new exhibit - Iya Alaro: The Indigo Trade and the Power of Women in Yorubaland. Free admission - limited space!
Time & Location
Jun 03, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Halsey House & Garden, 249 S Main St, Southampton, NY 11968, USA
About the Event
Join artist Oluwaseyi “Shayee” Awoyomi at the Halsey House & Garden to learn all about Adire by making your very own T-shirt. Adire is a unique and captivating art form that has been practiced for centuries in Nigeria. Adire is coined from the Yoruba: Adi (We tie), Are (we dye). Step into the world of Yoruba Adire and learn techniques and processes of creating unique and vibrant textiles that tell a story through color and pattern. Space is limited to 20 participants so RSVP today and make sure to bring a lunch!
All guests will leave with a t-shirt dyed with their own design. At check out you will be asked to specify a shirt size for all guests, we have shirts small to XXL.
This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.
Guests are asked to park on the West side of South Main Street (the same side as the property) and to respect all posted parking signs and to avoid parking on the neighbors lawns.