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Friday, September 21
 

9:00am

9:00am

10:00am

Ash Tree Pounding Demonstration
Tradional way of handing native brown ash for basket making

Speakers
GJ

Gerald Jacobs

Quoddy Baskets
Gerald JacobsGerald Jacobs144 Bonne Terre RdWaldo, ME 04915207-342-3295ash, sweetgrass basketry


Friday September 21, 2012 10:00am - 11:00am
Maine Indian Basketmakers Maine INdian Basketmakers Alliance Tent, right on the Common at the front of Folk Arts

10:00am

Bow-Making Demo
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Friday September 21, 2012 10:00am - 11:00am
Folk Arts Tent 1

10:00am

Make Wooden Spatula, Class: $10
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Friday September 21, 2012 10:00am - 11:00am
Folk Arts Tent 1

11:00am

Felt a Sampler, Class: $12
Speakers
AB

Andree Bella

Board Landing Farm & Nursery


Friday September 21, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

11:00am

Make a Leather Pouch, Class: $10
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Friday September 21, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

11:00am

Make Natural Fiber Cordage Class
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Friday September 21, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

12:00pm

The Many Uses of the Cattail Plant
Demonstrating the many uses of Cattails. From shelter, to food and medicine, friction fire to fish spears. We will see, hear and experience Cattails. Demostrations will include friction fire with cattail, shelter building, medicinal uses, making cattail flour, rope, weaving, spears and more.

Speakers
AS

Adam Stone

Camp Forest


Friday September 21, 2012 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Railcar Speakers Tent Behind Environmental Concerns and YEZ, next to the shingled building (Sprinkler Water Tank Building)

12:00pm

Talk on Traditional Passamaquoddy Medicines, 'What My Grandmother Taught Me'
Tree medicine, how our elders helped each other using white pine, spruce, balm of gilead, balsam fir.

Speakers
FP

Fredda Paul

Kuwesi Medicine


Friday September 21, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Maine Indian Basketmakers Maine INdian Basketmakers Alliance Tent, right on the Common at the front of Folk Arts

1:00pm

How to do Home Funerals
Speakers
avatar for Chuck Lakin

Chuck Lakin

Giving people the information they need to make good choices about what happens to their body after death.


Friday September 21, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

1:00pm

Storytelling with Old Turtle
Speakers
RR

Ray Reitze

New Beginnings


Friday September 21, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

2:00pm

Foraging & Wild Plant Walk
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Friday September 21, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

2:00pm

Knots & Lashings Class
Speakers
KS

Kevin Slater

Mahoosuc Guides


Friday September 21, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

2:00pm

Weave a Treasure Pouch, Class: $14
Speakers
SP

Susan Perrine

Susan Perrine - Weaving Twig Garden Structures
Twig Garden Structures handwoven in public & private gardens-workshops & commissions


Friday September 21, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

3:00pm

Felt a Sampler, Class: $12
Speakers
AB

Andree Bella

Board Landing Farm & Nursery


Friday September 21, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

4:00pm

Hide-Tanning Demo
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Friday September 21, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

4:00pm

Homemade Outdoor Kids Clothes
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Friday September 21, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

4:00pm

Shelter Building Class
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Friday September 21, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1
 
Saturday, September 22
 

9:00am

9:00am

10:00am

Foraging & Wild Plant Walk
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Saturday September 22, 2012 10:00am - 11:00am
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

10:00am

Homemade Outdoor Kids Clothes
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Saturday September 22, 2012 10:00am - 11:00am
Folk Arts Tent 1

11:00am

The Many Uses of the Cattail Plant
Demonstrating the many uses of Cattails. From shelter, to food and medicine, friction fire to fish spears. We will see, hear and experience Cattails. Demostrations will include friction fire with cattail, shelter building, medicinal uses, making cattail flour, rope, weaving, spears and more.

Speakers
AS

Adam Stone

Camp Forest


Saturday September 22, 2012 11:00am - 11:50am
Railcar Speakers Tent Behind Environmental Concerns and YEZ, next to the shingled building (Sprinkler Water Tank Building)

11:00am

Felt a Sampler, Class: $12
Speakers
AB

Andree Bella

Board Landing Farm & Nursery


Saturday September 22, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

11:00am

Kolunkayowan Wikpiyik - Protecting the Ash for Future Generations
Ash Task Force representatives speak about the Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance and Maine Forest Service’s efforts to save the ash trees in Maine from the impending arrival of the Emerald Ash Borer beetle

Speakers
MI

Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance

Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance
Theresa SecordMaine Indian Basketmakers AlliancePO Box 325Old Town, ME 04468Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance


Saturday September 22, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Maine Indian Basketmakers Maine INdian Basketmakers Alliance Tent, right on the Common at the front of Folk Arts

11:00am

Make a Canoe Paddle Demo
Speakers
KS

Kevin Slater

Mahoosuc Guides


Saturday September 22, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

12:00pm

Bow-Making Demo
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Saturday September 22, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

12:00pm

Load Canoe for Wilderness Trip
Speakers
LJ

Lisa & Jeffrey DeHart

Bear & Otter Guides


Saturday September 22, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

12:00pm

Make a Leather Pouch, Class: $10
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Saturday September 22, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

12:00pm

Weaving a 'Work Basket' Demonstrations
Basket weaving demonstration

Speakers
MI

Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance

Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance
Theresa SecordMaine Indian Basketmakers AlliancePO Box 325Old Town, ME 04468Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance


Saturday September 22, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Maine Indian Basketmakers Maine INdian Basketmakers Alliance Tent, right on the Common at the front of Folk Arts

1:00pm

Burnurwurbskek Drum Performance
Traditional Penobscot and Wabanaki songs and dance

Saturday September 22, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Maine Indian Basketmakers Maine INdian Basketmakers Alliance Tent, right on the Common at the front of Folk Arts

1:00pm

How to do Home Funerals
Speakers
avatar for Chuck Lakin

Chuck Lakin

Giving people the information they need to make good choices about what happens to their body after death.


Saturday September 22, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

1:00pm

Storytelling with Old Turtle
Speakers
RR

Ray Reitze

New Beginnings


Saturday September 22, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

2:00pm

Hide-Tanning Demo
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Saturday September 22, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

2:00pm

Homemade Rocket Stove Demo
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Saturday September 22, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

2:00pm

Shelter Building Class
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Saturday September 22, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

2:00pm

Weave a Treasure Pouch, Class: $14
Speakers
SP

Susan Perrine

Susan Perrine - Weaving Twig Garden Structures
Twig Garden Structures handwoven in public & private gardens-workshops & commissions


Saturday September 22, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

3:00pm

Felt a Sampler, Class: $12
Speakers
AB

Andree Bella

Board Landing Farm & Nursery


Saturday September 22, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

3:00pm

Foraging & Wild Plant Walk
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Saturday September 22, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

3:00pm

Make Wooden Spatula, Class: $10
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Saturday September 22, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1
 
Sunday, September 23
 

9:00am

9:00am

10:00am

Homemade Rocket Stove Demo
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Sunday September 23, 2012 10:00am - 11:00am
Folk Arts Tent 1

10:00am

Make a Leather Pouch, Class: $10
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Sunday September 23, 2012 10:00am - 11:00am
Folk Arts Tent 1

11:00am

Beadwork Demonstrations
Speakers
LT

Lisa Tompkins

Penobscot Baskets


Sunday September 23, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Maine Indian Basketmakers Maine INdian Basketmakers Alliance Tent, right on the Common at the front of Folk Arts

11:00am

Felt a Sampler, Class: $12
Speakers
AB

Andree Bella

Board Landing Farm & Nursery


Sunday September 23, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

11:00am

Foraging & Wild Plant Walk
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Sunday September 23, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

11:00am

Make a Setting Pole Demo
Speakers
KS

Kevin Slater

Mahoosuc Guides


Sunday September 23, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

12:00pm

Birch Bark Spoon Demonstrations
Speakers
BD

Barry Dana

Penobscot Baskets


Sunday September 23, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Maine Indian Basketmakers Maine INdian Basketmakers Alliance Tent, right on the Common at the front of Folk Arts

12:00pm

Shelter Building Class
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Sunday September 23, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

1:00pm

Ash & Sweetgrass Bookmarks
Workshop for children

Speakers
MI

Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance

Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance
Theresa SecordMaine Indian Basketmakers AlliancePO Box 325Old Town, ME 04468Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance


Sunday September 23, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Maine Indian Basketmakers Maine INdian Basketmakers Alliance Tent, right on the Common at the front of Folk Arts

1:00pm

How to do Home Funerals
Speakers
avatar for Chuck Lakin

Chuck Lakin

Giving people the information they need to make good choices about what happens to their body after death.


Sunday September 23, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

1:00pm

Storytelling with Old Turtle
Speakers
RR

Ray Reitze

New Beginnings


Sunday September 23, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

2:00pm

Hide-Tanning Demo
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Sunday September 23, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

2:00pm

Weave a Treasure Pouch, Class: $14
Speakers
SP

Susan Perrine

Susan Perrine - Weaving Twig Garden Structures
Twig Garden Structures handwoven in public & private gardens-workshops & commissions


Sunday September 23, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

3:00pm

Felt a Sampler, Class: $12
Speakers
AB

Andree Bella

Board Landing Farm & Nursery


Sunday September 23, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 2

3:00pm

Foraging & Wild Plant Walk
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Sunday September 23, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Maine Guide Camp Folk Arts

3:00pm

Make Wooden Spatula, Class: $10
Speakers
CA

Christopher & Ashirah Knapp

Koviashuvik Local Living School


Sunday September 23, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1

4:00pm

Bow-Making Demo
Speakers
avatar for Maine Primitive Skills School

Maine Primitive Skills School

Adult Programs Director, Maine Primitive Skills School
Sharing ancestral skills to foster deep nature connections, independence, and resilient community. Maine Primitive Skills School 716 Church Hill RdAugusta, ME 04090207-623-7298


Sunday September 23, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Folk Arts Tent 1