Make a Pair of Winter Moccasins

Make a Pair of Winter Moccasins



10 Nov 08:30 - 11 Nov 17:30 - Peterborough
The Canadian Canoe Museum

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Create your very own pair of hand-crafted, traditional winter moccasins in this fun and engaging two day workshop.

This workshop includes all of the materials required to complete and personalize your own pair of knee-high winter moccasins. Spend a fun and informative weekend learning from the best in the business, ending with a beautiful pair of highly functional, hand-made moccasins.

No experience is necessary and this workshop always sells out quickly. Don't miss out on one of the Canoe Museum's most popular courses!

Member Price: $252
Non-Member Price: $280





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The Canadian Canoe Museum The Canadian Canoe Museum
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The Canadian Canoe Museum The Canadian Canoe Museum
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The Canadian Canoe Museum The Canadian Canoe Museum
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