Thursday, January 8, 2015

Explore Mi'kmaq Culture: Quillwork Craft

Inspired by traditional porcupine quills art
"The Mi'kmaq were, and are, creative craftspeople. Traditional everyday use items are now considered unique art. Birch bark canoes, beaded clothing and woven baskets are celebrated traditional handicrafts. The Mi'kmaq were especially well known for the unique craft of porcupine quillwork."