Minimum 3, Maximum 10 Cost: SIU Students , Community Members Materials Extra More SIU Events »Date: 11/9/2016Time: PM - PMLocation: Student Center Craft Shop Paint Bar 1 PM to PM - Student Center Craft Shop Paint Bar 1 T-shirt Quilt (Sustainable Workshop) 6 Classes Wednesdays, Nov. Interface provided Minimum 2, Maximum 6 Cost: SIU Students , Community Members More SIU Events »Date: 11/9/2016Time: PM - PMLocation: Student Center Bowling PM to PM - Student Center Bowling Dollar Night, Wednesdays (beginning August 31) 6 p.m.-10 p.m. The sewing area will be available to participants both in and outside of workshop times. Graceful, keen-sighted, and generally hardy, it is a slender, greyhoundlike dog with long ears and a silky coat; in one variety the hair is longer on the ears, legs, and tail.The smooth's coat is generally a bit coarser than the feathered variety's silky coat). This breed is thought of by the Muslims as a sacred gift from Allah, so these dogs were never sold but only offered as gifts of friendship or homage. The feet are thickly haired between the long toes for protection from rough terrain.The Saluki is a brilliant desert sight hunter, capable of incredible speed and agility over rough terrain.
(There is also a less common smooth variety with no feathering. His body might have been mummified like the bodies of the Pharaohs themselves, and Saluki-like dog depictions appear in ancient Egyptian tombs dating from 2100 BC.
Colours include white, pale tan, reddish brown, black-and-tan, and a combination of black, tan, and white.
Male salukis stand 23 to 28 inches (58 to 71 cm) and weigh 45 to 60 pounds (20 to 27 kg); females are considerably smaller.
Date: 11/9/2016Time: PM - PMLocation: Student Center Craft Shop Paint Bar 2 PM to PM - Student Center Craft Shop Paint Bar 2 Stained Glass - 5 Classes Wednesdays, Oct. 9, -8pm Learn the steps in making a stained glass project.
Designing, glass cutting, grinding, copper foiling, soldering and finishing will be covered. 23 Bring your own t-shirts and turn them into a memory quilt.
In the West, this breed is primarily an elegant companion, pet, and show dog, although he has also been successful as a coursing dog. Sensitive and friendly, but somewhat aloof, even with his family. A pleasant and serene companion and a good watchdog, though not aggressive.