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