Totally Tweens: Draw Kawaii Style

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Totally Tweens: Draw Kawaii Style

January 5, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Thursday, January 5, 2023 –4:00pm to 5:00pm

Storytime Room

Roughly translated as “cuteness,” kawaii describes the Japanese cultural trend of celebrating all things adorable – think Hello Kitty, Pikachu, and even emojis.

Join children’s librarian Casey for a tutorial and experiment with drawing your own everyday objects kawaii-style. Kawaii characters are designed in a simplistic style, making them easy and fun to sketch. Draw your own kawaii animals, plants, food, household appliances, and more – make your favorite drawing into a button to take home and wear with pride!

Traducido como “ternura”, kawaii describe la tendencia cultural japonesa de celebrar todas las cosas adorables: piensa en Hello Kitty, Pikachu y emojis.

Únase a la bibliotecaria infantil Casey para un tutorial y experimente dibujando sus propios objetos al estilo kawaii. Los personajes kawaii están diseñados con un estilo simple, lo que los hace fáciles y divertidos de dibujar. Dibuja tus propios animales, plantas, comida, electrodomésticos y más kawaii. ¡Convierte tu dibujo favorito en un botón para llevar a casa y pongatelo con orgullo!

卡哇伊是日语中“可爱”的意思,它代表了一种追求可爱事物的日本文化趋势,就像 Hello Kitty、皮卡丘,或者各种表情符号。
儿童图书馆员 Casey 今天将教我们卡哇伊风格的绘画。卡哇伊绘画采用简单的设计和轻松有趣的勾画风格。画出您自己的卡哇伊动物、植物、食物、家用电器等, 并将你最喜爱的作品制作成纽扣,戴在身上倍感自豪!

If you need disability-related accommodations in order to participate in this event, please contact the Library.

This event is open to the public.


January 5, 2023
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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