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Métis Beading Workshop

Learn how to bead with Métis artisan Jennine Krauchi!

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.

Please call 204-289-2000 or email info[at]humanrights.ca to reserve your spot in a workshop. Space is limited. Cost is included with Museum admission.

 

Ages 5 to 8

Colour or paint your own vest

Photo: Jennine Krauchi

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 15, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and
Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 

Ages 8 to 10

Make your own memory pouch 

Photo: Jennine Krauchi

Create a beaded memory pouch using traditional beads.

Sunday, July 15, 2018 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and
Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

 

Ages 16+

Talk, tour and bead workshop
Learn how to make your own beaded floral design using a traditional 2-needle beading technique. This session features an in-gallery tour led by Jennine Krauchi. She will speak to the symbolism behind the fire bag in the Indigenous Perspectives gallery located on Level 2.

With only 20 spots available, register early!

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

 

Where: Carolyn Sifton Foundation Terrace on Level 6

When: Sunday, July 15, 2018; Sunday, July 29, 2018; Wednesday, August 8, 2018; Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Cost: Included with Museum admission – Registration required.

Registration: Please call 204-289-2000 or email info[at]humanrights.ca to reserve your spot in a workshop. Space is limited.