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with | con Jarod "Od" Perry-Richardson

Adinkra stamped fabric

Adinkra Stamps | Sellos Adinkra

Saturday, February 24, 2024, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Location: Community Arts Center
Centro de Artes Comunitarias
Free. Reservations required by emailing commartsinfo@clevelandart.org. | Gratis. Se requieren reservaciones por correo electrónico commartsinfo@clevelandart.org.

About The Event

Join artist Jarod “Od” Perry-Richardson at the Community Arts Center to learn the origin and significance of West African adinkra visual symbols and discuss current cultural context. Create adinkra stamps from linoleum blocks, stamp on tote bags, and experiment with other textile materials with the option to share stamps with other workshop attendees.

Od is an illustrator and creative arts teacher who resides in the one and only Big C, Cleveland, Ohio. Having braved the city for over two decades, he has taken up the profession of illustrator as a creative outlet to which to tether his final semblance of sanity and hope. Od specializes in pen-and-ink illustration, digital art, and character design. His objective is to use his artwork to tell stories ranging from the humorous to the dramatic. His other passions include guitar and music theory, DnD, fantasy novels, and exploring the many wonders Cleveland has to offer.

Free. All ages. All experience levels. Supplies included. Reservations required by emailing commartsinfo@clevelandart.org.

Únase al artista Jarod "Od" Perry-Richardson en el Centro de Artes Comunitarias para aprender el origen y el significado de los símbolos visuales Adinkra de África Occidental y discutir el contexto cultural actual. Crea sellos Adinkra a partir de bloques de linóleo, sella en bolsas de mano y experimenta con otros materiales textiles con la opción de compartir sellos con otros asistentes al taller. 

Od es un ilustrador y profesor de artes creativas que reside en el único Big C, Cleveland, OH. Después de haber desafiado la ciudad durante más de dos décadas, ha asumido la profesión de ilustrador como una salida creativa a la que atar su última apariencia de cordura y esperanza. Od se especializa en ilustración con pluma y tinta, arte digital y diseño de personajes. Su objetivo es utilizar su obra para contar historias que van desde lo humorístico hasta lo dramático. Sus otras pasiones incluyen la guitarra y la teoría musical, DnD, novelas de fantasía y explorar las muchas maravillas que Cleveland tiene para ofrecer.

Gratis. Todas las edades. Todos los niveles de experiencia. Suministros incluidos. Se requieren reservaciones por correo electrónico commartsinfo@clevelandart.org.

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Sponsors

The Community Arts Center was made possible with principal support from Chuck and Char Fowler and the Eric and Jane Nord Family Fund.

    All education programs at the Cleveland Museum of Art are underwritten by the CMA Fund for Education. Major annual support is provided by Brenda and Marshall Brown, Mr. and Mrs. Walter E. Fortney, Florence Kahane Goodman, Eva and Rudolf Linnebach, and the Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation. Generous annual support is provided by an anonymous supporter, the M. E. and F. J. Callahan Foundation, Char and Chuck Fowler, the Giant Eagle Foundation, the Lloyd D. Hunter Memorial Fund, Marta Jack and the late Donald M. Jack Jr., Bill and Joyce Litzler, the Logsdon Family Fund for Education, William J. and Katherine T. O'Neill, Mandi Rickelman, Betty T. and David M. Schneider, the Sally and Larry Sears Fund for Education Endowment, Roy Smith, Paula and Eugene Stevens, the Trilling Family Foundation, and the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of Art. 

      The Cleveland Museum of Art is funded in part by residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.

      Education programs are supported in part by the Ohio Arts Council, which receives support from the State of Ohio and the National Endowment for the Arts.