Join us from June 21, Indigenous People’s Day until July 21 for a virtual weaving workshop with artist Violet Elliott/SNU’MEETHIA

Violet is cedar weaver from from Snuneymuxw, Stzuminus, Penalekut, and Cowichan now residing in Quamichan, which is in Cowichan. Violet has been weaving for over 25 years and her baskets, hats and purses are one-of-a-kind works of intricate traditional art. Her workshops impart the cultural values of working with cedar beyond the weaving techniques. Join us for a family-friendly maker session and learn to weave a headband with sacred traditional cedar!

  • Update: Registration is FULL to receive a cedar kit. You can substitute ribbon instead of cedar and complete the workshop.
  • We expect cedar kits to be ready for branch delivery beginning June 8.
  • If you requested a cedar kit and it isn’t at your branch by June 21 please reach us at the number below

Phone 1-877-415-8475 for more information

Tune in to the workshop on our YouTube channel beginning June 21  and will ONLY be available until July 21.

Brought to you in partnership with Nanaimo Art Gallery


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