The Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation (PIOP) is celebrating the European Artistic Craft Days (1-7 April) and, in collaboration with the non-profit company “Α&Β Creating”, is holding an embroidery workshop for adolescents and adults on the theme of “The Linear B script in needlework” on Sunday 7 April (from 11am-14:00) at the Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil, in Sparta.
The craftspeople of “Α&Β Creating” will initiate participants to the “chain stitch” embroidery technique, so as to embroider the Linear B script’s ideograms for olive tree, olive and olive-oil on linen.
The workshop is addressed both to beginners and to advanced needleworkers.
Participation in the workshop is free of charge.
Prior sign-up for the activity is a necessary prerequisite.
For further information and in order to register your intention to participate, please contact the Museum on (+30) 27310 89315, daily except Tuesdays, 10am-6pm.
Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil
Othonos-Amalias 129, GR-231 00 Sparta
T: (+30) 27310 89315 | www.piop.gr
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