Thrive: Traditions

5 Seasons • 50 Episodes
Meet the Chickasaw Culture Keepers

Connect to the ancient crafts of our people with Thrive: Traditions, a video series highlighting Chickasaw artisans and their work. Discover the ancient art of basket weaving, the intricacy of shell carving, the symbolism in regalia and much more.


Traditional Flutes

S5 • E9
Chickasaw flute maker Tim Cornelius is passing the art of traditional flute making down to his son, just as his father taught him.