Recreating Native Weaving Techniques
Russian explorers preserved basket art in their museums; Alutiiq weavers travel to Russia to learn about their past.
Alutiiq Weavers — FrontierScientists investigates Alaska Native basket weaving with modern-day artists who carry on ancient traditions from the Alutiiq and other Arctic cultural groups. Artifacts at the Alutiiq Museum, as well as Russian collections, help preserve original examples of Native weaving. The Alutiiq Weavers presented in these... Read More >