Cypriot Yelpaz (Fan) Project

We are pleased to have received and share the following information from Sidestreets about the Yelpaz (Fan) making projects which will be held at the Lefkosa Bandabuliya on the 12th, 19th and 31st October 2012 and we hope to see you there.  

“A series of workshops for making traditional Cypriot hand-made fans from date palm leaves, with the techniques of knotting and weaving, will be held at the Lefkosa Bandabuliya.

 Anyone interested will be able to participate free of charge.

 Under the guidance of Sidestreets, teachers and students from Atatürk Technical Lyceum will be leading workshops:

 At the Lefkosa Bandabuliya Square.

 The dates of the workshops are:

 12 October, Friday at 10:00-15.00

 19 October, Friday at 10:00-15.00

 31 October, Wednesday at 10:00-15.00

 Anyone who is interested in participating, in learning, helping, or simply observing, is welcome!

” The YELPAZE Project”. Is funded by the European Union and supported by UNDP Partnership for the Future as part of the “Bandabuliya Cultural Activities” project series.

For more information telephone Sidestreets: +(90) 392 229 3070″.

Please also read more of this and other events in our Events Calendar which is updated and published on a regular basis