|Group:||Labrador Straits Development Corporation (LSDC)|
|Timeframe:||Mar 1, 2010 - Apr 23, 2010|
|Categories:||Culture & Heritage|
|Added by:||Barbara Marshall|
The Traditional Mat Hooking Course was a joint initiative between the Labrador Straits Development Corporation, Southeastern Aurora Development Corporation, the Department Innovation, Trade and Rural Development, Craft Producers and the Rug Hooking Guild of Newfoundland and Labrador.
This new course provided the craft producers with the skills and experience to develop fine crafts that are truly representative of coastal Labrador , therefore, instating a sense of value and pride, knowing that they actually can make living from the crafts they are producing.
Under the Traditional Mat Hooking Course the following objectives was achieved: