Ten Thousand Villages, Houston will present an Introduction to Oriental Rugs Seminar for the public on Thursday, August 10 at 7 pm. This seminar will demonstrate the ancient art of Oriental rug creation, from setting up the warp to tying the fringes. It offers a broad overview, ideal for anyone considering an Oriental rug purchase and illustrates the difference fairly traded rugs make in the lives of Pakistani artisans. Admission to the seminar is free, but reservations are suggested. Please call Ten Thousand Villages Houston at 713-533-1000 for reservation information.
For more information about the Oriental Rug Event, please contact the store at 713-533-1000 or visit the Ten Thousand Villages rug website at rugs.tenthousandvillages.com The Ten Thousand Villages Houston store is located at 2424-A Rice Boulevard in Rice Village, a block and a half east of Kirby.