This March, I had an awesome opportunity to make traditional mittens. I spent a few weeks visiting the Gathering Centre in the afternoons. After lots of coaching and a few mishaps (i.e. making my liners inside out), I successfully completed a pair of “boxer” mittens!
The Gathering Centre - with lots of firewood for the stove
Front and back pieces ready to be attached
Outside shell complete!
Liners and fur attached!
My very patient teacher finishing up a pair of sealskin mitts