Traditional Sweetgrass Harvest with Stephanie Craig
Teacher: Stephanie Craig
Pacific Northwest Native Americans have used sedges for thousands of years within their clothing, basketry patterns and overlay. Learn how to identify, traditionally gather and prepare Coastal Sweetgrass Sedge for weaving. Students will have the rare experience of practicing traditional methods of gathering in original Native homelands, while learning tribal history and the deeper relationship with the land. Sustainable harvest will be a priority in this workshop.
This workshop takes place in Tillamook, OR, rain or shine. Students will receive directions and meeting location 1-week prior to the workshop.