Get to know the history of one of our pre-colonial writing system and it’s cultural significance while learning how to read and write Baybayin. This lecture and workshop are handled by Stories from the Barrio and We are Lefty for the celebration of Buwan ng Wika.
What to expect:
Introduction of We are Lefty and Stories from the Barrio
Lefty: Living in a Right-Handed World
History of Baybayin
Learn how to read Baybayin
Practice Writing Baybayin
Learn how to write your name in Baybayin
Brush Calligraphy Demo
Write your Baybayin name using brush and ink
Materials will be provided.
This is open to both left-handed and right-handed folks. Left-handed folks get a 1 free non-smudge pen until supply last.
Instructor: Nate Legaspi of We Are Lefty
August 17, 1pm-4pm
Snacks and drinks will be provided.
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