Embroidered Stories: Hmong Fiber Arts

october, 2019

04oct(oct 4)11:00 am31dec(dec 31)4:00 pmEmbroidered Stories: Hmong Fiber Arts

Event Details

October 4 through December 31, 2019

Open Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
In the Down Jersey Folklife Center

The exhibition features paj ntaub artworks and jewelry created by Hmong master artist and teacher, Pang Xiong Sirirathasuk Sikoun. The Hmong words paj ntaub (pronounced pa ndau) translate to “flowery cloth,” describing a combined use of appliqué, reverse appliqué, batik, and embroidery techniques to decorate traditional Hmong clothing.


October 4 (Friday) 11:00 am - December 31 (Tuesday) 4:00 pm