Mkeka Mat-Making Workshop with Tamara Thomas

Thu Dec 28 2023 at 01:00 pm to 02:00 pm

Smithsonian's Anacostia Community Museum | Washington

Smithsonian's Anacostia Community Museum
Publisher/HostSmithsonian's Anacostia Community Museum
Mkeka Mat-Making Workshop with Tamara Thomas
Participate in a mkeke mat-making workshop!
About this Event

Attendees participate in a mkeke mat-making workshop with artist Tamara Thomas. The mkeka (em-KAY-kah) mat is placed under many of the Kwanzaa symbols on the family's table. The mkeka symbolizes tradition and history.

Tamara J. Thomas is a sculptor, doll and craft artist, and designer.


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Smithsonian's Anacostia Community Museum, 1901 Fort Pl, SE, Washington, United States


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