Origami: Friday Folding (June)
Friday, Jun. 16, 2017 – Friday, Jun. 16, 2017
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Ease into your weekend with the peaceful art of origami. Each Friday’s lesson will focus on a different technique as we create fun-to-fold and elegant origami models. No previous experience is necessary, but attention to detail is important. This meditative practice — part geometry, part Zen — will bring focus to your day and help create new neural pathways.
June 16: Dragonfly study; July 21: Offering container and lotus; August 18: Butterfly study
Joan Son has been leading origami workshops since 1996 through educational, private, and corporate organizations. She works as an artist and has devoted her career to the exploration of contemporary origami as fine art. She debuted her work in the windows of Tiffany & Co. in 1993. Her web site is joanson.com.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bookstore Closed Friday, -
- Member Pricing: $20.00 Non-member Pricing: $25.00
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Street Parking
- Do not park in the lot behind the MFAH building on weekdays before 5 pm. However, the museum does generously allow Jung Center patrons to park in the lot after 5 pm and on the weekend. Paid parking available in front of The Center and on Montrose in front of The Glassell School and the MFAH Administration Building. Parking is always at a premium in the Museum District during business hours, but parallel parking spaces can often be found in front of The Center and on Montrose in front of The Glassell School and the MFAH Administration Building.
Events at The Jung Center
Jun. 7 – Jul. 15, 2017
VISIONS: A Celebration of the Creativity of The Jung Center Community
Within Walking Distance
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