Twining Class - Feb. 4th, 2023

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Students will learn one of the most ancient of Cherokee art forms, twining natural fibers to make small bags and satchels for carrying personal items.  By alternating strands of cordage on a hand held frame, a small bag/satchel will be formed.  For the Cherokees, twining by hand with natural fibers dates back to pre-contact with Europeans.  Students will learn the twining technique with natural fibers and leave the class with their very own small bag to carry small items and/or cell phones.  Our instructor for this class is Cherokee National Treasure Lisa Rutherford.

Classes fill up quickly, so be sure to reserve your spot today!

No reservations will be taken after 4:00 PM (CST) the day before the class.

Cancellations must be given no later than 24 hours before the class.

Class to be held at the Cherokee Nation Anna Mitchell Cultural and Welcome Center at 953 E. Illinois in Vinita, OK from 10AM - 3PM and you are asked to bring a sacked lunch.

Please Note:  A confirmation letter, indicating the number of reserved spots, will be emailed to the email given on the order.  Letters may be presented on phones or in physical form.  If reserving a spot as a gift, please leave a note during the checkout process indicating who the recipient will be and their email address so the email can be sent to them.