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Building a Mummer Suit with Golden Sunrise N.Y.A.

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Golden Sunrise N.Y.A.

1315 Walnut St230 Greenwich Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States

Building a Mummer Suit with Golden Sunrise N.Y.A.

Attendees will join experienced mummer suit fabricators from Golden Sunrise N.Y.A., in the Fancy Division of the Mummers Parade, to build a Fancy-style parade suit over the course of an afternoon workshop, dressing a steel frame armature in cardboard, satin, features, mirrors and other decorative materials. Attendees will learn from example suits produced by Golden Sunrise over the decades, and contribute to an artistic tradition sustained by the collective talents and mutual support of decades of Philadelphia mummers.

When registering, if it’s within your means, please consider a donation when registering through Eventbrite to help us cover the expenses of this workshop. The cost to run this workshop works out to be $15 per person.

 

This workshop will have enough materials available for 15 people. If you register to attend, please be mindful we are purchasing supplies for you. If you can no longer come, even if it’s the day of, please let us know so we can open your seat for someone else to be able to use the purchased materials.

This event is presented in partnership with Da Vinci Art Alliance’s Everyday Futures Fest. DVAA’s month-long art and sustainability festival includes all-ages programming throughout Philadelphia for the month of April. For a complete list of events, please visit the www.EverydayFuturesFest.org website.

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Golden Sunrise N.Y.A.
1315 Walnut St230 Greenwich Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
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