Ebru in Tekelioğlu
The first weekend in July brought ebru (marbling) artist Nedim Sönmez to Tekelioğlu. He offered ebru and papermaking workshops for the children of the village. Short lectures and videos covered the history of these crafts in Turkey, and then the students had many opportunities to try the crafts themselves.
Children were able to share ideas and approaches for two days. At the end of the workshops, they brought their art back to their families.