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Sunday Fun Day Crafts: Wampum and Stone Necklaces

February 7 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road
Washington, CT 06793 United States
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For generations, Native people have used natural materials such as shell, stone, bone and porcupine quills to make ornamentation and jewelry. For example, in the Northeast, Native tribes often used quahog and whelk shell to create shell beads known as wampum. In this week’s workshop, participants will make their very own necklace or bracelet, incorporating ...continue reading "Sunday Fun Day Crafts: Wampum and Stone Necklaces"

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