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Quill Working, Walter "Super" LaBatte

  • Aired: 03/29/2018
  • 28:46
  • Rating: NR
A story about Walter “Super” LaBatte Jr’s journey to fulfillment through traditional Dakota tactile art and a story about Georgina Drapeau, Mat Pendleton, Hope TwoHearts and David Louis' quill work revival percolating up through a new generation of the Dakota people of Cansa'yapi (where the trees are painted red). Funding provided in part by Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies.
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Traditional Dakota tactile art and a quill working revival on Postcards from Pioneer.
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