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A scaly art finds its instructor

...messy," Armstrong said.A skin itself is not waterproof, Armstrong said. It has to be treated, traditionally with seal oil or bear grease.Armstrong also decorated her bowl with dentalia."I've never been a seamstress of anything, let alone...
Chef dishes local foods at Sitka school

...demonstration, and worked with the kids to make a meal of salmon rolls with black seaweed, goosetongue, beach asparagus and seal oil.Along the way, Kinneen has been passing on the word about the importance of local foods in the economy. He also applauds...
Life imitates Art (of Place)

...with the oil already rendered from it, hooligan oil and seal oil. The third Edible Art of Place presentation was bound...of the animals they harvest, including making pungent seal oil - the longer it's aged, the darker and more pungent...
Neighbors Briefs

...salmon, halibut, dried fish, naiadee, herring eggs, canned fish, clams or cockles, crab, gumboots, hooligan, seal oil, berries, bananas, desserts, soda, candy, fruit. Use disposable utensils (aluminum trays, etc.) if possible...
Celebration 2004: Native Recipes

...Flippers Seal flippers Salt water Seal oil Burn the hair off of the flippers...heat. Cut into sections and store in seal oil. Roasted Porcupine 1 porcupine 2...desired taste 1/2 gallon blueberries Seal oil 1 to 2 cups oatmeal Wash and clean...
Celebration 2004: Seaweed contest celebrates food from the ocean

...or herring eggs, in stews and fish-head soup, with hamburger and pork chops, with sauteed onions, or mixed with seal oil and minced clams. Ted Auker of Denver, Colo., spent his early years on Prince of Wales Island and remembers his mother's...
Natives versus native Alaskans

...what point does a Native Alaskan such as myself become an Alaska Native? I also will pick seaweed, eat dry fish and seal oil, and do what I need to subsist in this land that I also call home. Shaun McMahon Juneau
Alaska crime victims isolated

...chocolate cake and frozen corn dogs. The other holds Alaska Native foods donated by the community, such as salmon heads, seal oil, caribou and moose meat. Jones said the traditional food is comforting to clients, who come from villages as far away...
Set sail to 'King Island'

...stage. Children play, actors partake in island activities. In once scene, the cast makes candles on stage - boiling seal oil and working on wicks. "In previous shows, it's been more presentational," Goyette said. "This is a little more...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...though. He recently received a call from an art collector in California who wanted to know about the man who carved a seal oil bowl he'd just bought. Riley Woodford can be reached at Share this page: Print Email Digg...


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