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c.1960's of Fearon M Smith Sr. (Father of Chief Lelooska, Chief Tsungani, Patty Fawn, & Kwunkwadzi) from inside the Old Ceremonial House. Fearon was always working on maintenance projects, sanding masks, and overseeing work on the property with his beloved dachsund in tow. #tbt #throwbackthursday ... See MoreSee Less

We love getting cards from the students that come to our programs. This one is from Aubrey, who drew her very own Totem Pole! Aubrey was worried it wasn't very good but we think it's fantastic! Good job Aubrey! ... See MoreSee Less

Its not too late to register! Register now for our NW Flat Coat Design Class or our Beaded Earrings class THIS SATURDAY! See our Events page for more information! ... See MoreSee Less

It's Throwback Thursday! This photo is c.1960's and is of the Old Ceremonial House and entry Totem Pole here in Ariel, WA. The front entry pole depicts Sisiutl, Bear holding a human, and Dzunugwa holding a copper. #tbt #throwbackthursday ... See MoreSee Less

On Saturday, July 23rd, 10 am - 12 pm we will be having our Beaded Earrings Class! No experience is necessary! You will learn the different techniques used to make beaded earrings from seed beads and porcupine quills and even make yourself a pair to take home! Register now before it fills up! ... See MoreSee Less

Don't forget to Register now for our NW Coast Flat Design class! It will be Saturday, July 23rd, 12 pm - 4 pm. This is a hands on class taught by Chief Tsungani himself! Not only will you learn about basic forms and layout designs but will have the opportunity to make your own templates. Skills learned in this class can then be applied to carving, painting, or even button blankets! See our Event Page for more details! ... See MoreSee Less

Throwback Thursday goes back to the 70's with this great picture of Patty Fawn as Half Moon! #tbt ... See MoreSee Less

Throwback Thursday to 1999 when Chief Tsungani was discussing the crests on the (then) in progress totem pole that he carved for Central Washington University. Footage courtesy of CWU. #tbt ... See MoreSee Less

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We had another special guest on our grounds today! This Coyote Pup was spotted in several of our native plants. Don't forget to check out our event page, we will be having a special Native Plants event July 30th where you too can explore our Native plant collection! ... See MoreSee Less

Kristina, a third grader from Walnut Grove, sent us this beautiful drawing of her own Totem Pole after a recent field trip this June. She writes: "Thank you so much for the awesome time! I loved it there and I wish I can keep on coming for every field trip!" ... See MoreSee Less

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