Continuing sewing around the hide.

Continue the sewing, using a spacing of approximately 1/4 to 1/2 inch, between the stitches, depending on the thickness of the hide. In some cases it is best to thin a thick hide to make it easier to 'pucker'. Some sewers also dampen or wet the hide.

John Jamieson, Mary Kavik, Caroline Iqaluk

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