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Caribou Tufting and Porcupine Quill Sewing Workshop

July 12, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Caribou Tufting and Porcupine Quill Sewing Workshop will be led by Koyukon Athabascan Culture Bearer Emma Hildebrand, she will teach participants how to create a hide barrette with caribou tufting and porcupine quill work. Emma Hildebrand was born and raised in Northway, Alaska and has been teaching workshops using moose hide, porcupine quills, dyed caribou hair, and beads for decades.

WHEN/WHERE:
July 12-14 from 6PM to 8PM and July 15 from 1PM to 5PM
at the Alaska Native Heritage Center

8800 Heritage Center Dr.,
Anchorage, AK 99504

Tickets will be released on Saturday, July 8th at 2PM. Use this link to register:
https://loom.ly/uC5YEbI

This class is made possible through support provided by the First Nations Development Institute, the National Endowment of the Arts through an American Rescue Plan Grant, as well as by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration through its Native Connections Program.

Details

Date:
July 12, 2023
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Alaska Native Heritage Center

ANHC is temporarily closed to the public from February 2024 – May 2024 for renovations to ANHC’s facility.