1. Tradition Behind the Scenes: The Nevada State Indian Basketry Collection


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    A visit with Curator of Anthropology Eugene Hattori and anthropologist Kay Fowler at the Nevada State Museum in Carson City to see some of the incredible baskets in the museum collection and to learn…

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    • Fluency Hunting: Basketry Class Debrief


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      In this video, our curriculum developer Willem Larsen leads instructor Peter Bauer (aka Urban Scout) through a debrief of using our unique educational system called the Fluency Hunting Game, to teach…

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      • Pinumu pasaule


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        Basket weaving in Latvia

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          Reeds and willows are fundamental raw materials for the production of a large variety of Native South American artefacts. When found in great abundance they may be used to create entire new landscapes,…

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          • Preparation for the fine willow skeinwork


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            'Braiding is watching with your fingers', says Esmé Hofman one of the few professional basket weavers in Europe practicing the very fine type of basketry called willow skeinwork. The…

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            • Tying our World Together: Gathering Dogbane


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              Dogbane is a plant traditionally used in making cordage for rabbit nets and other uses by the Paiute People of northern Nevada. It has been widely used by Native Americans for thousands of years,…

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              • A Measure of the Earth


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                Filmed by one of the artists featured in the collection, A Measure of the Earth: The Cole-Ware Collection of American Baskets celebrates the gift and loan of 105 baskets to the Smithsonian American…

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                • An Ethnography of Basketry in Central Western Italy


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                  This documentary was realised in Autumn 2009 in the Aurunci Mountains, Italy. The authors are Vanessa Forte (Film Making, La Sapienza University) and Andrea Zupancich (Film Making, La Sapienza University).…

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                  • Eiteljorg Museum Indian Market & Festival


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                    We visit the 18th Annual Eiteljorg Museum Indian Market & Festival in Indianapolis, Indiana and interview three Native artists, Amado M. Peña, ;Jr., Mark D. Stevens and Peter Boome. This annual event…

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                    • Corders i cisteller a Sega i Batre, Avià, L'Alt Berguedà, Catalunya.


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                      Document amb imatges descriptives d'una part del procés de fabricació artesanal de cordes, i una petita txarrada al Joan Cortina cisteller de La Pobla de L'illet. Unes imatges enregistrades al juny…

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