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Aniishiinaabe-Style Bead Embroidery & Moccasin Sewing

Course Overview

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.

Dates

Thu, Mar 15th, 2018  –  Sun, Mar 18th, 2018

Course Details

Length: 4 Days
Skill Levels: Beginner to Advanced
Hours: 9am-5pm
Intergenerational age: 9+
Registration Cost: $340.00 *
* Early-Bird rate in effect until Thu, Feb 1st, 2018
Includes materials fee of $80.00

Tools

You will need the following tools for this class:

sharp pair of scissors
ruler
pencil

Once registered, students will receive a confirmation packet in the mail that may offer additional optional tool recommendations and suggested reading.

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* Early-Bird rate in effect until Thu, Feb 1st, 2018
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