Explore Indigenous Artistry at Artisan Afternoons in Epekwitk!
Join us throughout September for a vibrant showcase of Indigenous talent as we celebrate Artisan Afternoons at our storefront in the heart of Epekwitk (Prince Edward Island). Experience the rich culture and creativity of our featured Indigenous artisans, watch them bring their crafts to life, ask questions, and even take home some of their beautiful creations!
September 6th, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Featuring Kiara LaBobe: Beading Demonstration
– Discover the intricate art of Indigenous beadwork as Kiara showcases her talent and skill.
*Please note the start time of this particular event is 2:00PM*
September 13th, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Featuring Keptin Jim Bernard: Basket Weaving Demonstration
– Witness the timeless tradition of Mi’kmaw basket weaving as Keptin Jim Bernard demonstrates his craft.
September 20th, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Featuring Dana + Tess Wigmore: Clay Feather Making Demonstration
– Experience the beauty of clay feather artistry and learn the techniques behind this unique craft.
September 27th, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Featuring Emma Pickering: Beading Demonstration
– Immerse yourself in the world of Indigenous beadwork as Emma Pickering shares her passion and expertise.
Add to Your Collection
Not only can you watch these talented artisans in action, but you can also purchase some of their stunning works, making these afternoons a perfect opportunity to find unique, handmade works by Indigenous Artisans on Epekwitk.
Artisan Afternoons are free to the public and will be held at our storefront located at 111B Grafton Street, Ch’town, Epekwitk. Come, share the connection, and support the rich Indigenous artistry of our region!
Share Your Experience
Help us spread the word and celebrate Indigenous creativity in Epekwitk! Use these hashtags when you share your experience:
#IndigenousPEI #Epekwitk #ArtisanAfternoons #ShareTheConnection #Mikmaki
Discover the beauty, culture, and craftsmanship of Indigenous artisans in Epekwitk this September. Join us for Artisan Afternoons, where creativity knows no bounds!