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Serigraph artist and painter Peter Boome works at the light table with a participating artist. Photo by Laura Grabhorn

Serigraph artist and painter Peter Boome works at the light table with a participating artist. Boome, an Upper Skagit tribal member, hosted the serigraph printmaking workshop at Evergreen State College. Participants included Evergreen students, community members from Squaxin, as well as community members from throughout western Washington. Prints produced were given as visual arts gifts for guests of the canoe journey, as displayed in an exhibition following Protocol week. "When you’re a host tribe, there’s the cultural expectation that there will be gifts offered to folks who witnessed the landing, and who stayed for the week of Protocol. Squaxin had the goal of having as much handmade art that they could possibly produce to give out as gifts. Squaxin did a very good job of displaying the skills and talents of their artists, whether they were professional artists or new at practicing their art forms," explained Laura Grabhorn, assistant director of the Longhouse Education and Cultural Center. Photo by Laura Grabhorn