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      August 31, 2019

      Saturday  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

      702 East Julian Street
      San Jose, California 95112

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      Kids Origami: Fold a Cat Fun!

      Join the fabulous felines of The Dancing Cat for Fold a Cat Fun! Introduce your kids (and yourself) to Origami, the Japanese art of paper folding. These little sculptures are folded from one sheet of square paper and teach us patience, concentration, and create a sense of achievement. This workshop is best for kids ages 9+, with all levels of experience (from beginning to advanced) welcome!


      Workshop Fee: $20 (includes materials – and interaction with adorable and adoptable real life cats).
      Maximum Signups: 10
      Parents/Guardians: If you're interested in learning along with your aspiring artists, please sign up too!
      Folders 10-years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
      For guardians dropping off, please be prompt at 12PM/Noon to pick up your artist.
      You are welcome to bring your own beverage or snack.



      About the Artists:

      Denise used to fold traditional Origami models as a kid. In recent years, a series of incidental encounters re-connected her with this childhood hobby, and opened her eyes to the fascinating world of modern day Origami and the multitude of intricate techniques involved in paper folding. Since this reconnection, Origami has become a channel for her creativity, acts as a form of meditation, and become an unexpected platform for learning. Currently, Denise continues her Origami journey while teaching this incredibly fun art form to others.


      Tim likes making all types of paper crafts, and has been folding paper and making origami for several years. In addition to especially liking geometric and tessellation origami, Tim also enjoys woodworking, Celtic knotting, drumming, and wire wrap jewelry.

      Cost: Payment required - 20.00

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