DAM Weaving (Nyungkit) Class

Borneo Post Extract


The Women Section of the Dayak Association Miri has kicked start their weaving (nyungkit) class today at the association premises near Imperial Mall. The class is still open for registration, for those who are interested to learn the Iban community art of weaving the pua kumbu.

Among those who were present during the brief launching ceremony was our President himself, Mr. Alexander Isut.

DAM President 2008-2009, Mr. Alexander Isut Karin

Earlier, the organising chairlady, Mdm. Jacqueline Selaka gave her welcoming speech, followed by our Women Section Chairlady, Mdm. Julia Jugak.

Mdm. Jacqueline Selaka

Mdm. Julia Jugak, DAM Women Section chairlady

The simple ceremony ended with a late tea break, blessed by Mdm. Linda Nichol.

Mdm. Linda Nichol

The association would like to thank Mdm. Roseline Suda for her willingness to be the tutor for the weaving class.

Mdm. Roseline Suda