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Artist Demo by Jamie Jacobs Porcupine Quillwork

  • Dates: July 31, 2021 - August 1, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Overview

    Jamie is a cultural educator and artist from the Seneca community of Tonawanda and admired for his attention to detail and historic knowledge. He will offer demonstrations throughout the weekend on porcupine quillwork, which is used in decorative elements on Haudenosaunee objects, such as clothing, moccasins, and quiver pouches. Jamie is a collections assistant at the Rochester Museum and Science Center. Event is included in cost of Museum admission.
    This event is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, Humanities New York, Poets & Writers, and friends and members of the Iroquois Indian Museum.

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