2017 Arts Tent Participants:
Mary Beattie – Needle Felting.
Maggie Leary – Photography of Yukon wildlife, birds and landscapes.
Marcia Telep – Painter – bright, vibrant depictions of Yukon landscape and lifestyle.
Old Tin Roof & Winterchild Jewellery – Esther Winter – Jewellery made of sterling silver, gold nugget, natural and recycled materials.
Paula Short – Intricately Beaded Bracelets & Necklaces.
Boreal Fibres – Susan Stuart – Fibre artist (knitting, felting & weaving)
Karen Olito – Quilting artist.
Nancy Hummel – Traditional Sewing and Beading
Sophie Lucas – Traditional Sewing and Beading
Elisabeth Gagnon – Sewing home-tanned rabbit fur mittens.
Enjoy taking part in a hands-on acrylic painting workshop with Marcia Telep
Come on out and create a flat felted fireweed picture with Mary Beattie
Sew your own beaded key-chain with Nancy Hummel
Sew a coin purse or beaded moccasin tongue with Sophie Lucas
Create uniquely northern artwork using local fish-scales with Dawna Hope
Observe fibre artist Susan Stuart spin raw wool into yarn.
Observe Paula Short as she creates intricately beaded necklaces.
Learn the how to tan a rabbit skin and watch Elisabeth Gagnon sew rabbit fur mittens.
Bring your photography questions to Photographer Maggie Leary.