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Egyptian tapestries to be displayed in Encinitas again

Egyptian tapestries to be displayed in Encinitas again

Back by popular demand, the hand-woven, one-of-a-kind, garden-themed tapestries from the Ramses Wissa Wassef Art Centre in Egypt will be on display at the San Diego Botanic Garden located in Encinitas once again this year.

The Egyptian artists who create these unique pieces, vividly celebrate the flowers of the desert, villages and Nile River in their work in this new exhibit from Jan. 8 to March 31 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Ecke Building at the San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas. The cost is free with Garden admission or membership.

Last year, these amazing hand-woven tapestries – that can take up to a year or even two for weavers to create – almost completely sold...

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