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Also See the Instructions for Full-size Birchbark Fans

1. Glue feathers in place on papery side.

2. Shave down 1/2 of tiny 1 1/2 " stick.

3. Glue top sheet of bark (woody side showing) over feathers.

4. Glue shaved 1/2 of stick in center of bark.

5. Punch 4 holes through both layers for stitching.

6. Stitch through holes in order shown (knot in back).

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