Father with young kids tours the exhibits at Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center.

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Virtual Workshops: Athabaskan Beadwork for Beginners

In July and August of 2020 educator and master bead worker Kathleen Meckel took her extraordinary teaching skills online with a four part series of “micro-projects” for beginning bead workers. The classes were offered by the Morris Thompson Center with generous support from the Alaska Native Heritage Center and AlaskaLive.TV. Participants learned traditional Athabaskan bead… Read More

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