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      June 30, 2012

      Saturday   1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

      UCLA Campus
      Los Angeles, California 90024

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      Kite-making with Basir Beria

      Saturday, June 30, 2012
      1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Fowler Museum Venue - Facility

      Kite-making Workshop

      See below for additional information.

      Admission

      $20 museum members; $25 general (includes materials). Please register via fowlerprograms@arts.ucla.edu.Contact

      Fowler Museum
      (310) 825-4361
      fowlerprograms@arts.ucla.edu Additional Information

      International kite master Basir Beria, a specialist in Afghan fighter kites, was the kite master on location in China of Dreamworks’ 'The Kite Runner.'

      In this workshop, the master shares his knowledge of this Afghan art form and teaches participants how to make an Afghan fighter kite. Beria will demonstrate how to whittle bamboo for the kite frame and provide pre-cut materials so that participants can assemble their own kite, which will then be flown on the UCLA campus.

      For adults and teens ages 13+. Limited to twenty participants.

      $20 members; $25 general (includes materials).

      Categories: University & Alumni

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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