Aniishiinaabe-Style Bead Embroidery & Moccasin Sewing
Discover the designs, color, styles and technique of traditional bead embroidery as you work with Ojibwe cultural specialist and Grand Portage band member Marcie McIntire, sewing and decorating a pair of moccasins in this course. You will design a pair of moccasins to make, choosing from either a baby or child’s moccasin pattern or an adult-sized pair. Using quality tanned deerhide, Marcie will teach the steps required for assembly and help you design a pattern to finish your pair of moccasins with bead embroidery. Your materials fee includes the fabric, interfacing, beads, needles and thread. As time allows, additional beadwork projects will be included.
Includes materials fee of $80.00
You will need the following tools for this class:
sharp pair of scissors
Once registered, students will receive a confirmation packet in the mail that may offer additional optional tool recommendations and suggested reading.