The Department of Culture of the Adentan Municipal Assembly has held a two day workshop in fabric fan works for Visual Artists in the municipality. The workshop which took place from the 1st to 2nd December at the Gbentanaa Zonal Office saw participants from various electoral areas.
Addressing participants Mrs Vivian Brew the Culture Officer of the Adentan Municipal Assembly encouraged them to take the workshop seriously so as to improve upon their skills. She further stated that this was just one of the skills developing training embarked by the Assembly through the department.
Participants were taken through the training by two Resource Personnel from the Arts Centre Accra, Mr Samuel Ayinbire and Mrs Catherine Akafari showed us some material they would need to use during the program. Participants were able to make their own fans from materials such as leather and cloths. Other materials needed included sticks, cutter, glue, iron, white glue, threads, knife and pin punch.
Story by Issah Mohammed Farid and Alhassan Abdul Rafik