Folk Camp

2016 craft - mask making

Mask Making & Performance

with Kathryn Durst and Oriane Edwards

Learn the art of mask-making and performance using easy traditional mask-making techniques. Masks have been used for their expressive power in folk and traditional performances, rituals, and celebrations all over the world.

In this workshop, participants will explore the art of mask-making using clay sculpting and paper-mache’ techniques, as well as learning the art of performance with mask. Each participant will design, create , and perform with their own unique mask.This workshop will culminate in a short group performance at the end of the week.