Jan
22
Sat
2022
Earring Making with Jessica Towns (Alutiiq/Sugpiaq)
Jan 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Earring Making Class with Jessica Towns (Alutiiq/Sugpiaq)
Sat., Jan. 22nd from 2-2:45pm on Zoom
Make a pair of earring based on an ancestral pair from Ugashik in the Smithsonian’s collection. https://alaska.si.edu/record.asp?id=151

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82877162501?pwd=M2xWOE1hWnRRaG9yMUdyekdVZXpGUT09

Meeting ID: 828 7716 2501
Passcode: 021980

(Sample pair of earrings – actual earring may be a little simpler; colors selected by makers.)

Materials List – please acquire these prior to the class from your local bead shop or online.

  • 2x 4mm Closed jump rings
  • 2x earhooks
  • 1x hank of 11/0 Toho seed beads
  • 6x 10mm beads
  • 8x 6mm beads
  • 12x 4mm beads
  • No 11 Color Eyes Needles
  • Nymo D Thread

For questions, email Jessica : jtownscamara@gmail.com
Or call the museum at (907) 747-8981

 

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5
Sat
2022
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12
Sat
2022
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26
Sat
2022
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