Lunch is provided.
White Earth Tribal & Community College, 2250 College Road, Mahnomen
RSVP: Becca at: 218-935-0417 Ext .314
Location:Biminizha’an gibawaajigan, WETCC building, Traditional Arts Classroom, 701 E. Jefferson Ave., Mahnomen, MN
Participants will learn about the history of Black Ash Basketry on the White Earth Reservation and will create a small basket. Clyde Estey Jr, Master Artist, will teach this introductory class with the assistance of Apprentice Artist Courtney Bunker. Free for community members and limited to 10 people (Age 15 +).
Please Register with Becca at 218-935-0417 Ext 314, firstname.lastname@example.org
These workshops are part of a grant awarded to White Earth Tribal and Community College Extension Service by the American Indian College Fund: Restoration and Preservation of Traditional Native Art Forms and Knowledge
Monday & Tuesday, 5:30 pm to 8 pm
What to bring;
- Embellishments: sturdy satin, ribbons, calico and cotton fabric scraps.
- a bag, shirt, skirt or vest to put applique on
- Bring your own drawn design for applique
Sewing machines are available and some fabric will be available.
White Earth Tribal & Community College, 2250 College Road Mahnomen, MN
This workshop is a collaboration between WETCC Extension and WETCC Cultural Coordinator. The WETCC Cultural Department was formed in response to the WETCC strategic goal 4.A. Increase Culture on Campus. The department coordinates cultural activities, training, and ceremonies to enhance student learning. It also increases cultural adeptness to current and future employees of the college through professional development opportunities.