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Bracelets made of nylon and paracord with metal beads.

Square-Knot Cobra-Stitch Bracelets | Brazaletes de Nudo Cuadrado y Puntada Cobra

Sunday, February 25, 2024, 1:00–3:00 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 Carolyn Graham at the Community Arts Center to learn the techniques of square-knot cobra-stitch bracelets. Using parachute cord, nylon cord, and beads, participants create jewelry designed for personal ornamentation.

Graham is a quilter, doll maker, creative art teacher, Cleveland native, and member of the African American Quilt and Doll Guild. Graham’s interest in making jewelry began with a desire to share with a community family center where she serves as a volunteer. She has learned techniques, including leatherwork, macrame knots, cat’s claw pendants, and mala bracelets, from a variety of community organizations. Her experience traveling to neighboring communities has enriched her purposeful journey of creating and sharing with others.

Free. Recommended ages 8 and up. All experience levels. Supplies included. Reservations required by emailing commartsinfo@clevelandart.org.

Únase a la artista Carolyn Graham en el Centro de Artes Comunitarias para aprender las técnicas de los brazaletes de punto de cobra de nudo cuadrado. Usando paracord, cordón de nailon y cuentas, los participantes crean joyas diseñadas para la ornamentación personal.

Graham hace colchas, fabricante de muñecas, maestra de arte creativo, nativa de Cleveland y miembro del Gremio de Colchas y Muñecas Afroamericanas. El interés de Graham en hacer joyas comenzó con el deseo de compartir con un centro familiar comunitario donde se desempeña como voluntaria. Ha aprendido técnicas de una variedad de organizaciones comunitarias, incluido el trabajo con cuero, nudos de macramé, colgantes de uña de gato y pulseras mala. Su experiencia viajando a las comunidades vecinas ha enriquecido su viaje con propósito de crear y compartir con los demás. 

Gratis. Recomendado a partir de 8 años. Todos los niveles de experiencia. Suministros incluidos. Se requieren reservaciones por correo electrónico commartsinfo@clevelandart.org.

Community Arts Center | Centro de Artes Comunitarias

Explore community art making at the CAC! We are open every weekend to help families and individuals of all ages connect to art and expression.

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.