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Join the Newark Museum in celebrating New Jersey Makers Day with a focus on fashion!
Enjoy scheduled tours of the Korean art collections to find inspiration in traditional motifs, color palettes, and design of Korean art objects. Then, take your inspiration to the MakerSPACE to create your own custom fashionable items.
Choose from many ways to create wearables: make paper patterns custom-cut to fit; operate a laser cutter to engrave and cut materials like felt, leather, and neoprene; wire up “soft” circuits using conductive thread and electronic components to illuminate garments; and add finishing details like seams, buttons and embellishments.