IRANIAN ‘CHINA’ FLOWERS

Crafts for Sale

Ferial Rasekhi & Noosha Dixon

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday – Canopy H

As a young woman, Iranian-born Ferial Rasekhi learned a traditional art known as gollechinni that involves sculpting miniature flowers, petals, leaves and buds to make jewelry and other small items. Ferial has taught this art form to her friends Zinat Taheri and Noosha Dixon who are also members of Salt Lake’s Iranian community.