To honour Truth & Reconciliation Day marvel at the beauty of a Tipi Raising Ceremony from Nekaneet Cree Nation; listen to the stories and learn gentle and calming Cree Beading Techniques with Sylvia Thorburn from Red Pheasant Cree Nation.
Sylvia Thorburn, a Cree Beadwork Artist from Red Pheasant Nation, is a passionate educator who teaches interactive workshops on traditional beading with one and two needles. Participants will learn about the history and symbolism of Cree beadwork creations and learn how to tack, knot and bead on a pattern. Participants can engage in the calming and traditional creation of bracelets, necklaces, medicine bags and/or medallions designed to increase respect, understanding, appreciation, and celebration of Indigenous history and art towards Truth and Reconciliation.
— 4:00 PM
CCM Art & Culture Centre (Navy building across from Lone Tree Insurance)219 Main StreetClimax SK