Mayo Arts Festival – Yukon Blog

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2017 Arts Festival Participants May 31, 2017

Confirmed Participants

(Keep checking, this is being updated daily!)


JVC School Choir – Serena, Savanna, Reagan, Winter, Nyomi, Cheyenne, Sarah, Delia, Kayleb,  Jaymz, Liam, Linkoln, Chayce, Eli, Marek, Sean, led by Amber Dumouchel (assisted by Esther Winter)

The Little Jiggers Dance Group – Delia, Serena, Chayce, Jordan, Linkoln and Liam, led by Hilda Germaine

Mayo Kids Music Camp Participants led by Cindy Harder

Jimmy Johnnie

Scott Buchanan

Alex Soloviev & Adam Leary

The Divorcees – Shona Sicotte & Barbara Barchen

David Bennett

Neil Salvin

Margaret Freeland and Kim Freeland

Ken MacGillivray

Cindy & Isabella Harder

Esther Winter & Barbara Barchen

Asia Winter-Sinnott,  Esther Winter & Barbara Barchen

Franklin Patterson

Pollywog Bullfrog – Paula Short

Simple Messengers – Peter & Mary Beattie

Mayo Adult Choir

Delia Therriault

Dave Trudeau


Our Rivers. Our Heritage Fashion Show – 2 pm

This is your time to showcase your beautiful clothing- vests, dresses, slippers, barrettes, drums! Anything that shows our beautiful culture.

Please sign up with Bobbie Lee Melancon @ 996-2435 and prepare your write about your outfit. Don’t forget to honor those who made your outfit and what inspired it.

There will be prizes for adults and kids.

Photo Booth with props celebrating the Bonnet Plume Heritage River and then Peel Watershed



Mary Beattie – Needle Felting.

Dawna Hope – Traditional Fish Scale Artwork

Sourdough Country Crafts – Lee & Mary Persinger – Wood-crafts (bowls made out of burls and also wood-burning).

Maggie Leary – Photography

Marcia TelepMarcia 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 FibresSusan Stuart – Fibre artist (knitting, felting & weaving)

Karen OlitoQuilting

Nancy HummelTraditional Sewing and Beading

Elisabeth GagnonSewing home-tanned rabbit fur mittens.














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