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Adinkra Symbols and Stamps

Adinkra Symbols and Stamps


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 discover its meaning!

  • Date: Tuesday, June 17, 1 PM ET

  • Target Audience: Grades K-10

  • Length: 45 minutes

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