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    DescriptionGreat Grandmother, Kaya, a revered Skokomish basket maker, is teaching Josephine, 15, and her brother Ralph, 10, how to make baskets twined with the leaves of the cattail plant. Kaya learned when she was very young, just like the others who lived for thousands of years in the Southern Coast Salish region of Western Washington State. Now she passes the knowledge on, showing Josephine and Ralph how to collect and process the cattails, and even where to dig for the dying materials. But Kaya has more in store for them, as they become entwined in the traditional ways of life.

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    The Twined Basket
    A Native American Art Activity Book
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nan McNutt, By (author) Bruce "Subiyay" Miller, Illustrated by Justin Youso
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 56
    Width: 206 mm
    Height: 249 mm
    Thickness: 5 mm
    Weight: 227 g
    ISBN 13: 9780882407609
    ISBN 10: 0882407600

    BIC E4L: EY, PIB
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y1.2
    BIC subject category V2: YBG
    DC22: NA
    B&T General Subject: 216
    Libri: I-C9
    LC classification: LB
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET150
    Ingram Theme: ETHN/NATAMR
    B&T Merchandise Category: KNV
    B&T Book Type: JN
    Ingram Subject Code: C9
    Abridged Dewey: 371
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 22920
    BISAC V2.8: JNF001000
    Edition statement
    First Edition,.
    Illustrations note
    Westwinds Press
    Imprint name
    Westwinds Press
    Publication date
    15 November 2011
    Author Information
    Nan McNutt, an American of British ancestry, grew up on the island of Pohnpei in Micronesia. Her introduction to Native American people and culture was at the University of Washington, where she received her Masters in Education (1979). Nan has developed instructional materials for Native American communities and schools and leads workshops for teachers in partnership with educators and artists.