Learn the art of beading from a local craft expert in Bintulu, Sarawak.
For centuries, beadwork is finely interwoven in the lives of Sarawak's indigenous communities, prized for their delicate patterns, colours, and value. They are often used for adornment and ceremonial traditions. These days, beadwork have also been modernized to appeal to the younger generation, as well as the market trends.
In this workshop, you will be introduced to the fundamental techniques of beading, including how to identify precious beads, the various patterns and styles, so that you can create and bring home your very own masterpiece.
Learn how to bead from people within the local community. While doing so, you can interact with your local expert, and discover the rich history of its people through their beadwork. You will spend time to complete a take-home piece!