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The Great Northern Arts Festival 2014

NEW! additions to the 2014 GNAF Workshops Schedule.

Traditional Drum stick making and Drum Dancing

Free for children!

65$ for adults

Thursday July 17, 2014

Time:  3pm-5pm

Cost: $65.00 (free for kids)

Facilitator:  Siglitmiut Drummers and Dancers

Community:  Tuk

Description: Make a drumstick and learn traditional drum dancing 

Traditional Drum Dancing

Friday July 18, 2014

Time:  4pm-5pm

Cost: $65.00 (free for kids)

Facilitator:  Siglitmiut Drummers and Dancers

Community:  Tuk

Description: Learn traditional drum dancing

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NEW additions to the 2014 GNAF schedule!
Sunday, July 13, 2014

These NEW WORKSHOPS have been added; please attend our event site at the Midnight Sun Centre to register in-person and join our Northern Circle of celebration & creativity!

Spinning Qiviut with Lena Wolki

Time:  Thursday 1:00 – 5:00

Cost: $125.00

Facilitator:  Lena Wolki

Community: Sachs Harbour,NT

Information:  This workshop is an  introduction to  muskox Qiviut spinning with Master Spinner and Elder Lena Wolki. Participants with leave with a skein of Qiviut wool.


Make Qiviut Mitts with Lena Wolki

This is an advanced workshop and requires knitting experience.

Time:  Friday 1pm-5pm

Cost: $165.00

Facilitator:  Lena Wolki

Community: Sachs Harbour, NT

Information:  In this workshop participants will knit their own unique pair of qiviut mitts.

 

Making Sealskin Mitts

Time:  Thursday 10:00am – 4:00 pm

Cost:  $155.00

Facilitator: Gerri Sharpe

Community:  Yellowknife, NT

Information:  Make a pair of sealskin mitts with Gerri, she will provide the material and pattern. For beginners she will pre-cut the pattern on the material.

 

Sandcasting

Time:  Thursday 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Cost: $95.00

Facilitator: Claude Roussel

Community:  Iqaluit, NU

Information:  This ancient casting technique has been used by many cultures for thousands of years.  Each student will learn how to pour molten metal/sterling silver into a sand mold of a found object of their own or a model will be supplied

 

Acrylic Painting with James Wedzin

Time:  Thursday 5:00pm – 3:00pm

Cost: $95.00

Facilitator: James Wedzin

Community:  Behchoko, NT

Information:  Create your own Acrylic work with the help of painter James Wedzin.

 

Acrylic Painting with James Wedzin

Time:  Tuesday 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Cost: $95.00

Facilitator: James Wedzin

Community:  Behchoko, NT

Information:  Create your own Acrylic work with the help of painter James Wedzin.

 


 

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