What's in the Bag? - A workshop w/ the Quinnetukhut Society
Native people used bags to store smoking and fire gear. We'll look at recreated period tobacco bags and learn about the history and use of tobacco bags in native, 18th c. New England, talk about the famous 'iceman' Oetzi, and his bag and tool it, then make our own animal skins using bone tools, which we will also make. We'll conclude with a flint and steel fire starting demo. Suggested donation 5-20$ for materials.