Southwestern Oklahoma State University
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Moccasin Workshops Planned in Three Western Oklahoma Locations

Who wants to make a pair of moccasins?

A series of Native American art workshops will be offered at three western Oklahoma locations during the next six months at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, SWOSU in Sayre and the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site in Cheyenne.

The workshops are led by Southern Cheyenne artists George Levi and Greg Lee Hart. Admission price is $10 for any and all sessions for adults and  free for students ages 15-18.

Sessions are:

SWOSU Al Harris Library in Weatherford OK

SessionTitleDate/Time
1st Session: Making a Moccasin Pattern Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 at 3:30  6:30 p.m.
2nd Session: Design and Beadwork     Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 at 3:30 – 6:30 p.m.
3rd Session: Tools and Stitch Leather   Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 at 3:30 – 6:30 p.m.
4th Session: Stitch Them All Together Friday, April 6, 2018 at 3:30 – 6:30 p.m.

SWOSU McMahon Library in Sayre OK

SessionTitleDate/Time
1st Session: Making a Moccasin Pattern Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 at 3 – 6 p.m.
2nd Session: Design and Beadwork Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 at 3 – 6 p.m.
3rd Session: Tools and Stitch Leather   Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 at 3 – 6 p.m.
4th Session: Stitch Them All Together   Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 3 – 6 p.m.

Washita Visitor Center
Washita Battlefield National Historic Site in Cheyenne OK

SessionTitleDate/Time
1st Session: Making a Moccasin Pattern Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 at 1:30  4:30 p.m.
2nd Session: Design and Beadwork Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018 at 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.
3rd Session: Tools and Stitch Leather Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018 at 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.
4th Session: Stitch Them All Together   Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Please RSVP for the two SWOSU locations to Dr. Siriporn Peters at siriporn.peters@swosu.edu and for the Washita Visitor Center sessions to Kevin Bowles Mohr at kevin_bowles_mohr@nps.gov.

The workshops are funded by the Oklahoma Art Council and Southwestern Oklahoma State University in partnership with the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site. The workshops are part of the 150th Commemoration of the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site.