RISD Global infosession | Thailand
Join faculty member Jasper Chadprajong-Smith for a course-specific infosession on the Global Summer Studies 2020 course From Seed to Cloth: The Mindful Approach to Craft in Thailand. Throughout this three-week summer course, you will delve into the mindfulness approach to craft and creating while exploring four different cities around Thailand: Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Nan and Sakon Nakhon.
You will work alongside hand weaving, Tai Lue textile, indigo process, and natural color dye artisans and their communities in each of the cities and study their cultures with an in-depth approach to mindfulness practice along the way. The class offers three academic credits. Registration is open now through April 12 on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Global Summer Studies are open to
- Current RISD students (undergrad and grad)
- Recent RISD alumni
- Current students (or recent graduates) at other art and design institutions worldwide
Tuesday, February 25 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Apparel Building , Room 210B 189 Canal Street