Simon Brascoupé, Women and Children Dancing Around the Sun, 2016, birch bark. Collection of the artist

Creative Thursdays: Birch Bark Biting

Thursday, June 21, 2018
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
National Gallery of Canada
Scotiabank Great Hall
380 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 9N4
Canada

Creative Thursdays offers you the chance to learn about art techniques on selected Thursday evenings. Drop in for demonstrations by artists and get creative yourself!

Interested in Indigenous art? Want to learn from an expert? Join us on June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day, as artist Simon Brascoupé talks about the ancient art of birch bark biting and demonstrates techniques. Then give it a try yourself!

Demonstration will take place at 6 and 7 pm.

This activity is intended for beginners and experts alike. 

Free admission

Staff from DeSerres art supplies will also be on hand, offering coupons, product demonstrations and the chance to win a $50 gift card.

Photo: Simon Brascoupé

 


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Thursday, June 21, 2018
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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