- In-person event
- ≈ 2 hours · No intermission
In this in-person 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. Basic sewing experience recommended.
Ticket includes both session and attendance is necessary in order to complete the beaded piece.
Wednesday, November 2 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Wednesday, November 9 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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.
Nymo beading thread
10/0 seed beads
6/0 pony bead
Materials you need to bring:
Pen or pencil
Glue (e6000, GOOP) - optional
Tweezers – optional