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Common Weal Community Arts – Buffalo People Arts Institute – Ft. Qu’Appelle

September 19, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

September 19, 20, 21st Evenings   6:30 pm – 8:30 pm   2 hr sessions each night  
Location: Valley Centre for the Arts, Fort Qu’Appelle  
The artist will focus on two types of workshops: buffalo flags and buffalo parfleche art.    Each evening begins with storytelling the history of the buffalo on the Plains, how Indigenous people lived with the buffalo and the importance of buffalo to sustaining Plains Indigenous people.

Wednesday Sept 19th: Buffalo Flag Art (children/family) max participants 15/evening
*children should have a caregiver/family member with them  
Participants will paint or use washable color markers on a 5” x 7” canvas and paint/color a buffalo print. Each canvas flag will be stamped with the buffalo print. Tools/material provided: canvas flags, ribbon, safety pins and wooden dowel or willow sticks (seasonally dependent), acrylic paint/markers/paint brushes. 



September 19, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Qu’Appelle Valley Centre for the Arts
406 - 4th Street
Fort Qu'Appelle, SK Canada
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