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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: In the Making -Suminagashi (Registration begins 5/11 at 9:00 AM)

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We are taking our love of crafting, packing it up, and sending it home with you to create.

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with us and learn about the beautiful art of Japanese marbling; Suminagashi, or “floating ink”. 

Our craft kits, along with some basic household items, will help you create a new piece of decor, self-care, or wearable item.  Every kit comes with written instructions and a link to follow a video from our craft friends at Creativebug.  To make an account with Creativebug, you simply need to sign up with your KPL library card here:   (Creating an account with Creativebug does NOT register you for a box.  Please use the registration form below.)

Registration for this box begins at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, May 11.

You must specify a pick-up location (Southwest or Northside) in the notes field.  If no location is specified, the pick-up location defaults to Southwest library.

Boxes must be picked up Tuesday, May 18-May 22 from 9:00 am-5:00 pm at the Southwest or Northside Library. 

Boxes not picked up by 5 pm on Saturday, May 22 will be given to those on the waitlist.  

Materials Included: Paper, brushes,  and assorted marbling colors.

Material Not Included: Water cup, dish soap, paper towels, large bin filled with water.

This box is designed for one adult. We respectfully request that each box be limited to 2 per household.  Please register for each box separately.  

Boxes may contain choking hazards, skin irritants, or products that can be harmful if swallowed or used inappropriately. Boxes may also contain items that will stain or damage clothing and/or furniture. 

By requesting an In the Making - Grown Up Crafting Kit, you are agreeing that you will not hold the Kenosha Public Library or its staff liable for any injuries or damages that result from the contents of the box.