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Northern Images Workshop: Basic Mitten-Making & Inset Work

  • Northern Images 4801 Franklin Avenue Yellowknife, NT X1A 1C4 Canada (map)

Learn new skills! Make yourself some practical northern items to wear this winter! Create your own handmade gifts! Northern Images (4801 Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife) handles ALL registration and fees (cash only). IF CLASSES ARE FULL, PLEASE ASK TO BE WAIT-LISTED as spaces may open up or more classes may be offered.  Photos and detailed info is available at under “upcoming workshops.”

Basic Mitten-Making & Inset Work
Sunday, March 1 from 12-6 pm

$80 bring your own supplies OR $130 sealskin wrist mittens, all supplies included, maximum 8 people

Learn the basics of mitten-making. Learn how to make your own custom-fitted mittens out of materials which you bring to class, such as fur, duffle, leather, old sweaters or coats, etc.  Learn to make either gauntlet or wrist mittens, including the outer mitten and liner. Also learn the simple technique of insetting a different colour of sealskin into a mitten. (Sealskin mittens include seal fur, leather palm and wool liner.)

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