Boston ArtWeek 2016 Event: Furoshiki Fun: DIY Gift Wrapping Using Eco-Friendly Textiles

by Donna Lee Robertson
(Boston, MA, United States)

Discover Furoshiki, the ancient Japanese art of gift wrapping and accessorizing using versatile and eco-friendly textiles in an exclusive creative workshop, only offered during Artweek Boston, in the unique event venue, Circa at Restoration Resources .

Enjoy complimentary refreshments as multi-talented international artist, Nefertiti from Etnia Fusion, takes you on a cultural journey teaching this unique and elegant technique that you can use to wrap gifts as well as apply in your daily life activities.

*Fee covers light refreshments, exclusive instruction and materials, PLUS an eco-friendly decorative textile sheet for each attendee to take home, PLUS a repurposed home décor item from Restoration Resources, Boston’s only 7000-square-foot architectural retail showroom and warehouse, also offering many unusual gifts and Boston souvenirs created from salvaged elements. As a special bonus, the first 10 guests to sign up will receive a limited-edition eco-friendly textile sheet created by an award-winning artist for your complimentary textile sheet.

This event is one of six ArtWeek Boston exclusive events hosted by Restoration Resources. All ArtWeek participants will receive a 10% discount on ALL store merchandise.

Parking: Metered and ample FREE on street parking. Closest t stop is Mass Ave. on the Orange line, or the bus at Dudley station or the Silverline bus which stops on Washington St., just a block from Restoration Resources.

Event Cost: $35

Date: October 1st, 2016

Time: 11:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M.

Location: Circa at Restoration Resources
1946 Washington St.
Boston, MA

Contact: 617-542-3033/

Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite

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