Beaded Poppy Workshop

2021-11-02 17:30 2021-11-09 18:30 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: Beaded Poppy Workshop

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/29365

NAC Livestream

In this workshop you will learn how to make a simple beaded poppy for Indigenous Veterans Day and Remembrance Day, using a single needle flat beadwork technique. Suitable for beginner beaders and experienced beaders alike, ages 16 and up.  All the materials will be provided. The workshop will be split between two 2-hour sessions via zoom where you will bead your poppy from start to finish and have the ability to share your progress and ask questions to the...

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November 2 - 9, 2021
Livestream
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Indigenous arts Workshops Visual Arts
  • NAC Livestream
  • English
  • ≈ 2 x 2 hour sessions · No intermission

In this workshop you will learn how to make a simple beaded poppy for Indigenous Veterans Day and Remembrance Day, using a single needle flat beadwork technique. Suitable for beginner beaders and experienced beaders alike, ages 16 and up. 

All the materials will be provided. The workshop will be split between two 2-hour sessions via zoom where you will bead your poppy from start to finish and have the ability to share your progress and ask questions to the instructor.  

Sign up before October 17 to ensure the materials will arrive in time for the workshop.  

This workshop will be presented in English. 

Each workshop has a session on both November 2 & 9, 2021

Dates:  

Tuesday, November 2 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm (EDT) 

and 

Tuesday, November 9 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm (EDT) 

About the instructor: 

Mairi Brascoupe (Algonquin Anishinabeg) is the Indigenous Cultural Resident for Indigenous Theatre at the National Arts Centre. Mairi is an experienced beader, with beadwork being a key part of her multidisciplinary artistic practice.  

Materials Provided:

Beading needle 

Nymo beading thread 

10/0 seed beads 

Cabochon  

Beading felt 

Safety pinback 

Design pattern 

Instructions 

Materials you need to bring: 

Scissors 

Pencil 

Glue (e6000, GOOP) 

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