Thrive: Traditions

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.

10m

Traditional Arrows

S5 • E7
Artisan Elihu Johnson crafts traditional Chickasaw arrows and keeps the custom alive by teaching the next generation how to make them.

Extras

First Look: Traditional Arrows

Chickasaw Culture Keepers
Chickasaw artisan Elihu Johnson talks about making traditional Chickasaw arrows in this preview for the new episode of Thrive: Traditions.