Cherokee Beadwork Class

Saturday March 5

10:00 AM  –  2:00 PM

March 5

Cherokee Beadwork

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Classrooms A & B

In conjunction with the exhibition Western Wares, discover the diverse ways people adorn personal items. Learn the two-needle applique style of beadwork used by Southeastern tribes during the flourishing period of historic beadwork in the 18th century. Students will bead an iconic design popular during that period. Suitable for beginners to advanced. Led by Cherokee National Treasure Tonia Hogner-Weavel, who has taught Cherokee beadwork for the past 10 years. All supplies provided, limited enrollment. $50; $40 for Museum members