Beaded Poppy Workshop | In-Person

2022-11-02 17:30 2022-11-09 19:30 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: Beaded Poppy Workshop | In-Person

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/32242

In-person event

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.  Dates:   
Wednesday, November 2 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm 
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National Arts Centre,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
November 2 - 9, 2022

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National Arts Centre 1 Elgin Street Ottawa Canada
Indigenous arts Workshops Visual Arts
  • In-person event
  • English
  • ≈ 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. 

Dates:   
Wednesday, November 2 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm 
and  
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.   

Materials Provided: 
Beading needle  
Nymo beading thread  
10/0 seed beads  
6/0 pony bead  
Beading felt  
Pinback  
Design pattern  
Instructions  

Materials you need to bring:  
Pen or pencil  
Glue (e6000, GOOP) - optional 
Tweezers – optional 

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