Adinkra Symbols and Proverbs

Adinkra Symbols and Proverbs

$7.50Price

Adinkra Symbols and Proverbs

With Penn Museum

 

Visual symbols can be decorative while also communicating important messages about shared beliefs and traditions. The Akan people and Asante people of Ghana have used adinkra symbols to decorate fabric, pottery, and more. Learn how select symbols represent objects associated with unique stories or beliefs. Follow along to draw a symbol yourself and write out the meaning.

 

  • Date: Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 1 PM ET

  • Target Audience: Grades K-9

  • Length: 45 minutes