INDIA: BOOKS

BOOK MAKING

 

Did you know ancient books in India were made from palm leaves?  Did you know Buddhist monks carried these early books across Asia in their coat sleeves?  Explore the ancient history and importance of palm leaf books, along with a look at contemporary life in India.  Create a multi-paged book to keep as a journal, or for writing and illustrating your own story later.

Best for participants 6 and older.

70-90 minutes, some preparation required.
Best for participants 8 and older.

BUILD A SERIES WITH:
Books & Journals

Fantastic Trash

Indonesia

India: Rangoli

Rice: Food & Folk Art

Papermaking Intensive