Native Clothing & Crafts Artisans design and make tailored clothes and associated crafts reflecting traditional native themes. They are familiar with mukluk/moccasin making, quill work art, moose/ caribou hair tufting and sculpting, fish scale art, birch bark baskets, and North American bead work.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Native Clothing & Craft Artisan (296B)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers earn an average of $14.00 per hour.
Native Clothing & Craft Artisan (296B)
|Do you have good manual dexterity, an eye for detail, and enjoy working with your hands/machinery?|
|Do you consider yourself a creative person?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Are you interested in Native crafts and traditions?|
|Do you enjoy working and creating with a variety of products? Such as; wood, leather, fabrics.|
|Are you self-motivated? Can you work independently and accomplish your task?|
|Do you have excellent time management? Are you an organized person?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as an Native Clothing & Craft Artisan (296B) may be for you!
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