Programs for 2020-2021 are under development – pending COVID-19 phased openings.

PROGRAMS 2020 – 2021
Date Program/Speaker Topic
Oct 8 2020 Janey Chang Gifts from the Salmon: Reviving an Ancestral Skill – The making of salmon skin leather is an almost forgotten ancient skill that many coastal and river communities in the Northern Hemisphere once practiced. Janey Chang is a Fish Skin Leather Revivalist and Ancestral Skills Artist exploring the old ways of living as a means to connect with her Chinese ancestral lineage. She will share some of the ways that fish leather was used around the world, as well as some of her own personal projects, and will also demonstrate some of the steps of the process of fish skin leather tanning.

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