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Walter "Super" LaBatte

  • Aired: 03/29/2018
  • 12:14
  • Rating: NR
Walter ”Super” Labatte Jr. of the Pejuhutazizi Kapi (the place where they dig for yellow medicine) has become known in native circles for his traditional process of tanning deer hides, making beaded moccasins, drums and his pasdayapi (corn soup). Postcards tells the story of how he overcame alcohol addiction and found purpose in life through learning and mastering traditional Dakota crafts.
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Artist Walter ”Super” Labatte Jr. of the Pejuhutazizi Kapi.
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