Indigenous Beadwork, Indigenous Women: Beadwork and Sewing as Art, History, and Traditional Knowledge

March 14, 2019 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Foyer, Migizii Agamik, Fort Garry Campus, University of Manitoba
114 Sidney Smith Street
MB R3T 2N2
Dr. Erin Millions
Indigenous Beadwork, Indigenous Women: Beadwork and Sewing as Art, History and Traditional Knowledge


Beadworking Circle and Presentations by Dr. Sherry Farrell Racette (Visual Arts Department, University of Regina), Jennine Krauchi (Master Beader), Dr. Katherine Boyer (Faculty of Art), Dr. Maureen Matthews and Amanda McLeod (Manitoba Museum), Sharon Dainard (Native Studies), Jaquie McLeod (Artist), and Dr. Erin Millions (Western Canadian Studies Fellow, St. John’s College).

This event is a gender-inclusive beadwork and discussion circle that is open to the public. Graduate students are encouraged to attend. Guests are welcome to bring their own beadwork projects or try their hand at beadwork for the first time. Beadwork specialists from the Louis Riel Insititute Flower Beadwork Circle will be on hand to provide materials and beadwork instruction.

Supported by Dean of Studies, St. John’s College, University of Manitoba – Metis Inclusion Officer Laura Forsythe, Department of Native Studies, Graduate Students Association, Faculty of Arts.