Ancient art

From left, library worker Brenda Hanson, Director of Events at the Millbrook Library Diana Bontecou, Suminagashi instructor Christina DeMarco and library worker Tom Finnegan enjoyed the workshop. Ten people attended the class. Photo by Judith O’Hara Balfe

MILLBROOK— Suminagashi, a form of art that has been practiced in Japan for about 1,000 years, was introduced at a workshop of 10 participants at the Millbrook Library on Wednesday, March 14. 

The instructor, Christina DeMarco, has been working with the ancient process for more than 20 years. 

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