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Métis Beading Workshop Learn how to bead with Métis artisan, Jennine Krauchi!

Sunday, July 29, 2018

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A blue beaded flower on a black and red background.

Photo: CMHR, Aaron Cohen

Event details

This summer, master beader Jennine Krauchi is hosting traditional beading workshops for all ages. 

Krauchi is the artist who created the Museum’s one-of-a-kind beaded fire bag. 


Included with admission – Registration required


Carolyn Sifton Foundation Terrace on Level 6

Ages 5 to 8

Colour or paint your own vest 

This hands-on activity is designed for little hands! Make your very own Métis vest out of a paper bag. Then, paint or colour your creation. 

Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

Photo: Jennine Krauchi

Ages 8 to 10

Make your own memory pouch 

Create a beaded memory pouch using traditional beads. 

Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30p.m. and

Please call 204–289-2000 or email to reserve your spot in a workshop. Space is limited. 

Photo: Jennine Krauchi