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2015 Great Northern Arts Festival Schedule:


Friday, July 17
th, 2015

o   8:30pm: Opening Ceremonies & 2015 Gallery Reveal 
                   featuring the Inuvik Drummers and Dancers

Saturday, July 18th, 2015

o   10am-8pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open, Public Workshops*

 

                                    o Workshops 

-          Seal Skin Bracelets for Kids Lena White, 1:00pm

-          Silver and Gemstone Jewellery Shelley Macdonald  3:00pm

-          Stone Carving Workshop Curtis Taylor, 1:00pm

-          Learn to Bead a Pair of Uppers for Moccasins Pauline Williah, 2:00pm

-          Knit Your Own Polar Bear Joanna MacMann,  2:00pm Saturday and Sunday

-          Intro to the Drop Spindle Jen Lam 2:00pm

 

o    Abe Drennan, Gallery performance, 3:00pm

     o   8:30pm: Performing Artist: VJDJ

 

Sunday , July 19th, 2015

o   12pm-6:30pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open, Public Workshops*

Workshops

-          Gourd Ocean Drum Workshop  Elizabeth Gordon, 10:00am

-          Songwriting Dave and Veronica Johnny, 10:00am

-          Build an Ulu George Roberts, 10:00am

-          Sew Your Own Long Mitts (3/4 arm) Gerri Sharpe, 10:00am

-          Baleen Jewellery Workshop Dan Wade, 1:00pm

-          Copper Earrings Workshop Lavinia Van Heuvelen, 1:00pm

Monday, July 20th, 2015

o   10am-8pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open, Public Workshops*

Workshops:

-          Harvesting Qiviut from Hide Patricia Donnelly, 10:00am

-          Japanese Book Binding Joanna MacMann, 10:00am-2:00pm

-          Traditional Mitt Making Winifred Nungak 10:00am

-          Enviro Jewellery Martin Goodlife, 11:00am

-          Qiviut Spinning and Knitting Patricia Donnelly, 1:00pm

-          Painting Fish and Berries for kids Diane Boudreau, 2:00pm

-          Mask Making Pauline Williah, 3:00pm

-          Creating a Press Kit / Bio for Artists Dave Johnny, 3:00pm

-          Medicine Carrier workshop Veronica Johnny, 3:00pm

-          Silver Band Workshop Shelley MacDonald, 3:00pm

-          Envisioning Your Words:  a two-day writing workshop for storytellers Erin Soros, 6:00pm Monday and Thursday

 

o    VJDJ,  Gallery Performance,  1:30pm

o   8:30pm: Performing Artist: Abe Drennan and Iva

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

o   10am-8pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open, Public Workshops*

Workshops:

-          Harvesting Qiviut from HidePatricia Donnelly, 10:00am

-          Make a Pair of Custom-Fitted Moccasins Charissa Alain-Lilly,10:00am

-          Riveted Pendant WorkshopLavinia Van Heuvelen, 10:00am

-          Sewing Parka Melton Mitts Sarah McHugh, 10:00am

-          Stone Carving WorkshopRyan Taylor, 11:00am    

-          Qiviut Spinning and Knitting Patricia Donnelly,  1:00pm

-          Beaded Quill Loop Earrings Caroline Blechert, 1:00pm

-          Bison Horn Teardrop Necklace and Earring Set Jamie Look, 3:00pm

-          Woven Wall Hangings  Brigitte Genois, 3:00pm

-          Gwich’in Dentallium Shells – Earrings Tiania Larson, 4:00pm

-          Mixed Media on Canvas Elizabeth Gordon  4:00pm

-          Envisioning Your Words:  a two-day writing workshop for storytellers Erin Soros, 6:00pm Tuesday and Friday 

 

o    Northern Games Demonstration,  2:00 pm

 

o   8:30pm: Northern Cultural Night featuring the Siglimiut Drumers and Dancers, the Northern Games Society Demonstration team and more.

 

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

o   10am-8pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open, Public Workshops*

Workshops:

-          Decorating Mukluks with Beading Edith Haogak, 10:00am

-          Silver Pendant with Robert Buckle, 10:00am

-          Tiny Teddy Bears Sarah McHugh , 11:00am Wednesday and Thursday

-          Print making for kids, Louie Nigiyok, 11:00am

-          Qiviut Spinning and Knitting  Patricia Donnelly, 1:00pm

-          Painting Plywood Vegetables Diane Boudreau, 1:00pm

-          Illustrate Your Story Antoine Mountain, 1:00pm

-          Beaded Medallion Tania Larson, 1:00pm

-          Stamped Copper and Silver Bracelets Shelly Macdonald,  2:00pm

 

o    Leanne Goose, solo gallery performance,  3:00pm

o   8:30pm: Performing Artist: Leanne Goose Trio

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

o   10am-8pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open, Public Workshops*

Workshops:

-          Harvesting Qiviut from Hide Patricia Donnelly,  10:00am

-          Build your own Chef’s Knife George Roberts, 10:00am

-          Wall hangings with Embroidery  Helen Iguptak, 10:00am Thursday and Friday

-          Decorating Mukluks with Embroidery  Edith Haogak

-          Stone Carving Workshop Ryan Taylor, 10:00am

-          Silver and Leather Pendant Shelly Macdonald,  2:00pm

-          Printmaking for kids Louie Nigiyok, 11:00am

-          Qiviut Spinning and Knitting  Patricia Donnelly, 1:00pm

-          Muskox Horn Large Oval Earrings Jamie Look, 1:00pm

-          Block Printing Jessica McVicker, 1:00pm

-          Woven Pendant /Art Workshop Brigitte Genois, 2:00pm

-          Mini Mukluks  Lena White, 3:00pm

-          Kumihimo Braiding Jen Lam, 6:00pm

 

 o   6:30pm: Special Guest Lecture:  Abraham Anglik Ruben (Gallery)

 

Friday, July 24th, 2015

o   10am-8pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open, Public Workshops*

Workshops:

 

-          Harvesting Qiviut from Hide Patricia Donnelly, 10:00am

-          Stone Carving WorkshopRyan Taylor, 10:00am

-          Boxer Mitts Gerri Sharpe,  10:00am

-          Qiviut Spinning and Knitting  Patricia Donnelly,  1:00pm

-          Gourd Gnome Home Elizabeth Gordon, 1:00pm

-          Enviro Jewellery  Martin Goodlife,  1:00pm

-          Sewing Baby MoccasinsPauline Williah,  2:00pm

-          Elegant Porcupine Quill and Silver Steel Bracelet Charissa Alain-Lilly, 3:00pm

-          Printmaking Louie Nigiyok, 4:00pm

 

o   8:30pm: Performing Artist: Quantum Tangle

Saturday, July 25th, 2015

o   10am-8pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open, Public Workshops*

Workshops:

-          Harvesting Qiviut from Hide Patricia Donnelly, 10:00am

-          Intro to Qiviut spinning Lena Wolki, 10:00am

-          Silver Ring Robert Buckle, 10:00am

-          Inuit Face Earring sLena White, 10:00am

-          Mixed Media on Canvas for kids Elizabeth Gordon, 11:00am

-          Qiviut Spinning and Knitting Patricia Donnelly, 1:00pm

-          Teaching Techniques for Painting James Wedzin, 1:00pm

-          Beaded Elastic Headband  Heather Dickson, 2:00pm

           o    Quantum Tangle, Gallery Performance, 3:00pm

o   8:30pm: The 2015 Great Northern Fashion Show

Sunday, July 26th,2015

o   12pm: Gallery Exhibition and Sales Open

o   2pm: Festival Closing Ceremonies and Award Presentations 
                featuring the Inuvik Drummers and Dancers




* ALL SCHEDULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE: 
Please check the Great Northern Arts Festival admissions area for updates, cancellations and additions*

 

 

 

 

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