Fort Edmonton Park’s Indigenous Peoples Expertise will go away you in awe. Collect and discover life via the range of First Nations’ and Métis peoples’ histories, experiences, and views, native to Indigenous life within the Beaver Hills area. The tales, music, paintings, and textual content within the expertise come from native Indigenous views and voices, gathered via engagement with native Indigenous communities and analysis.
All through June, Fort Edmonton Park might be internet hosting Introduction to Working with Animal Fibres, as a part of their Indigenous Perspective Workshops. This sequence focuses on hands-on studying, dialogue, and storytelling. Woven via the workshop, individuals will study the significance of animal fibers in Indigenous creative practices and acquire expertise with conventional abilities together with tufting and horsehair embroidery. Members will spend time strolling all through our nature trails to realize inspiration and create their very own artwork samples with caribou and horsehair to take house. Attendees will stroll away with a greater understanding of the connection between tradition, the land, and humanities!