Announcing a new Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center microsite:

Sharing Knowledge Alaska

Featuring educational videos on:

· Sewing salmon skin

· Stitching, wrapping and weaving porcupine quill

· Making Aleutian Islands bentwood hats

· Inupiaq language and culture (with lessons)

· St. Lawrence Island Yupik language and culture (with lessons)

For more information contact Dawn Biddison, Assistant Curator, Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center, 625 C Street, Anchorage, AK 99501, Phone: 907-929-9208 or email