Primitive Skills Workshop: Gourd Working

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Workshops for Adults
Event date:
Saturday, November 06, 2021
The Schiele Museum of Natural History

Join The Schiele Museum throughout 2021 for our Primitive Skills workshop series.
Discover the history of our human ancestors and learn some of the skills that have helped them survive
and grow culturally.

Gourd Working
SAVE THE DATE: November 6, 8 AM - 5 PM

Participants in this workshop will learn the uses and manufacturing processes for making gourd implements such as containers, instruments, ornaments, and various other items used every day in prehistoric lifestyles.

All workshop participants are asked to bring the following:
• Personal Protective Equipment (protective eyewear, mask, gloves, etc.)
• Sharp pocketknife or sheath knife
• Notebook
• Pen/Pencil

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Please note: masks covering the nose and mouth are required when indoors and encouraged outdoors when social distancing is not possible.

Limited capacity
Recommended for ages 16 years & up.