Thu-it  (Truth)

Thu-it (Truth)

Reconciliation is a big word. The Elders remind us that it is a process, a journey without one single road or a final destination. It is not always easy or comfortable and it is sometimes confusing and frustrating, yet worth every step. We have a story to share about...
Mask Carving Workshop

Mask Carving Workshop

Carve an eagle under the guidance of First Nations carver Rupert Scow and experience the transformation of a wood block into a piece of art. Some woodwork experience needed. Materials supplied but students need to bring carving tools. Small group. Instructor: Rupert...
Making cedar baskets

Making cedar baskets

Led by Hwiemtun (Fred Roland) a popular local teacher, the participants will make a small cedar basket. They will receive all the precut cedar strips and hear about the traditional use of baskets and the importance of cedar to First Nations. Through sharing the gifts...
Making a Coast Salish Drum

Making a Coast Salish Drum

Make a deer hide drum in this small group session in the studio. Led by Hwiemtun (Fred Roland) a popular local teacher, the group will receive all the precut materials and hear about the traditions behind the drumming. Hwiemtun’s connection to the spirit world,...