Make & Take: Gourd Ornaments

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Decorate a small gourd ornament with Cherokee artist Karen Berry. Taking inspiration from objects on view in Spirit Lodge: Mississippian Art from Spiro, you will explore pre-contact Moundbuilder motifs and mythology. 

We are offering three time blocks for this program:

5:30–6:15 p.m.
6:30–7:15 p.m.
7:30–8:15 p.m.

Select a time block and reserve a table according to how many people are in your party. Each table can accommodate up to four people. Any party in excess of four will need to reserve more than one table. Only one person should register for your entire party. 

$5 per person 

Due to the ongoing pandemic, please note that the DMA will continue to follow COVID-19 health and safety protocols and policies in accordance with public health guidelines and/or government requirements. These may include changes to masking and social distancing requirements and capacity limitations. As protocols are subject to shift between now and your pre-arranged visit to the DMA, we understand that you may wish to change your plans. We will honor and refund requests for this event if made at least 48 hours in advance.

Image: Karen Berry, The Light Within, 2018. Gourd, wood, glass beads, and copper wire. Photo courtesy of Karen Berry.