The Catawba ate many varieties of food, such as corn,beans,squash,turkey,deer, and fish. All of which were nutritious.
The Catawba Indians used lots of resources to make clothing. The Catawba men wore short skirts and head bands. The Catawba women wore the same. Men were seldom shirtless, the women wore shirts.
The Catawba's shelter was made of bark, fur, mud , grass, and skins. They lived in long houses.
The Catawba made shields in belief that the animal that was painted on the front would give you the power and strength of that animal. They also hosted ceremonies when chiefs died. The Catawba were famous for thier pottery and crafts , they have been making pottery for over 4,500 years.