AHU 197 Contemporary Fancy Shawl

This is a comprehensive course on the instruction of making contemporary style shawl and dress for the purpose of dancing the fancy shawl style. A variety of techniques and supplies will be used in the creation process. Ojibwe style floral will be the inspiration incorporated into designing shawls for the wearer to keep Anishinabe culture alive. Student will do research on who were some major influences to the fancy shawl and be able to talk about the history of the dance and the style of dress.