‘Ohe Kapala (Bamboo Stamp). ‘Ohe kapala, or stamps made from bamboo, were used to create unique designs for traditional kapa. Today, these exceptional designs are used as patterns on all types of fabric. Join Keiki Mercado and Nikki Kiakona as they demonstrate how ‘ohe (bamboo) is carved into beautiful designs and how they are used. There will be samples and a hands-on opportunity to learn about this distinctive art form. Part of Hawai‘i Volcanoes’ ongoing ‘Ike Hana No‘eau “Experience the Skillful Work” workshops. Free.
When: Wed., Oct. 9 from 10 a.m. to noon
Where: Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai