To help your creative journey, pick up a free fiber craft pack every week in October.
Relax and take a break from technology by making something by hand with an arts & crafts kit you can check out.
We have 19 different kits on everything from paper quilling to weaving to crochet.
Brea goes on an adventure gathering plants, processing them & making beautiful sheets of paper with different fibers.
Natural colors inspire Brea to be bold with the use of color in her artwork & they can do the same for you.
Brea features her 3 favorite Japanese crafts: boro & sashiko, kogin, and shibori with examples and resources.
Shintani explores her identity as an artist, Japanese American, daughter & woman by focusing on the history of American Concentration Camps.
Ano addresses justice, racial prejudice & civil rights in her art to keep internment camp stories alive & highlight their relevance.
Discover the many steps & delicate process of installing art exhibits we borrow.
Nakashima’s work for this exhibit was influenced by his extended family being sent to Minidoka and Tule Lake American Concentration Camps.
Artist Maruyama transitioned from making traditional craft objects into the realm of social justice with a focus on Japanese incarceration.
Fujii’s art is based on her life experiences, with an emphasis on an ongoing inquiry into her Japanese American roots.