Weaving Workshop with Lesley Kice Nishigawara

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Join the Irvine Fine Arts Center for a weaving workshop with exhibiting artist Lesley Kice Nishigawara. Learn about the wrap and weft of a weaving as well as basic weave structures and finishing techniques. Participants will take home a colorful weaving of their own design. Ages 14+. $59. Registration required at yourirvine.org

Lesley Kice Nishigawara: Repeat

Lesley Kice Nishigawara's work is on display at the Irvine Fine Arts Center as part of the exhibit, Lesley Kice Nishigawara. The Orange County-based artist's work explores grids, patterns, structures and networks that she observes in the built environment, from emerging buildings on the side of the freeway to retaining walls in the mountains of Japan. The exhibit runs June 16-Aug. 11, with an artist talk on Saturday, July 14, 2-3 p.m., and a reception on Saturday, July 14, 4-6 p.m. Exhibit, artist talk and reception, and parking are free. For more information, visit the Irvine Fine Arts Center's Exhibitions webpage.

Image Above: Lesley Kice Nishigawara, No. 1, iteration 6, sewn fabric, 68x67”, 2016​