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Coast Salish Art

Musqueam uses a style of art called Salish. Salish has ancient figures, textile, basketry, and totem poles. It is a style developed from a pan-coastal style of carving in the Pacific Northwest dating back to at least 5,ooo years. 312 more words

Join the Reconciliation Movement - Voices of Elders at Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Fri April 22 2016 at 8pm

Kwi Awt Stelmexw and the Tsleil-Waututh Nation, with support from the City of Vancouver, invite you to an intergenerational dialogue on reconciliation. VOICES OF ELDERS connects with younger generations to explore what reconciliation means for youth, our city and the planet, on this 46th Annual Earth Day. 1,146 more words

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Land of Luxury - Salt Spring Island, BC

Today you are getting a sneak peak into my trip to the ever-so-lovely and trendy Salt Spring Island. Originally claimed as Coast Salish territory,  it was a bit odd and unsettling to hear some of the trails we walked on were “owned” by others. 412 more words

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IDES 244 Project 2: Indigenous Culture

For this project the goal was to educate students on First Nations culture and the art of crafting and how nature ties into it through an interactive hands on workshop. 489 more words

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Workshops available...

Culturally sensitive workshops in gathering, processing, and finishing local plant medicines are available ongoing.

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