Sewing Our Heritage Series: MMIW Quilt, Honoring Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

In this first class of a three-part series, November 15th, 19th, and 26th, participants will learn about the history of Star Quilts in Indigenous communities.  The group project will be to create a Quilt that provides prayers for missing and murdered women and their journey to the spirit world.  Participants are encouraged to bring in photos or information about family members to honor with this project. Instruction will be given by Mary Burnette, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe.  Limited supplies are available and refreshments are provided. Please contact smitrovich@unr.edu or (775) 682-6499 for more information. 

Monday, November 26, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Joe Crowley Student Union, The Center: Every Student. Every Story.
1500 North Virginia Street

Event Type

Arts

Pricing

Free

Departments

Student Services, The Center: Every Student, Every Story

Category

Diversity

Cost

0.00

Hashtag

##Sewingourheritage

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