Online Indigenous Art Adventures

Join us! For the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. ACAA is honoured to showcase the talented Lance Cardinal as he hosts monthly Indigenous Art Adventures for children and families across the province.

 

"Bring the whole family together and join Indigenous artist Lance Cardinal ONLINE as he guides you through a fun and easy art tutorial filled with culture magic and music!

Be sure to follow Lance Cardinal by subscribing to his YouTube Channel and on Facebook and Instagram.

About

My name is Lance Cardinal. I am an Indigenous artist from the Treaty 8 Bigstone Cree Nation territory in Northern Alberta. I am always excited to meet new people and share my passion for art and creative thinking! I originally started these videos on Facebook during the covid-19 pandemic to help bring online fun and positivity to kids and parents during isolation. I also love to share my Northern Cree culture, doing what I can to help bridge the gap of understanding between Indigenous and Non-indigenous Canadians. I incorporate basic words, numbers and colours into the art project where I can, and even feature Famous Indigenous Artists and their works.

Upcoming Dates

Saturday, November 14, 2020

Topic: Moccasin Paperweights 

Cree word (Sakaw Cree): Moosehide Moccasin – Pahkekin ‘nweskisin

Overview: Participants will learn about the moccasin and watch an art tutorial on how to turn rocks into a beautiful gift or keepsake.

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

 

Pre-Register: Eventbrite (click here)

 

Supplies Needed:

  • 2 medium-sized rocks (plum or avocado size, that looks like a foot or slipper)

  • fur for trim (Can also be yarn or cotton balls)

  • acrylic paint in Moosehide yellow, Black, White Pink, Green, Yellow. Each participant only needs a quarter-sized portion of paint.

  • thin paintbrush and Thicker paintbrush

  • water in jar or cup

  • paper towel to dab paintbrush on when cleaning

  • painting clothes

  • glue gun

  • hairdryer

Protocol:

This project needs rocks from outside. Be sure and do the walk before the session and wash and dry the rocks. Be sure protocols are followed when taking things from nature! Leave tobacco behind and thank the creator for the bounty.

*children under 12 will require parental assistance.

Online Video (Accessibility):

Follow the Aboriginal Congress of Alberta Association Facebook page to watch the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. Videos will be posted 2-3 days after on the Indigenous Art Adventures YouTube Page.

 

Follow the Aboriginal Congress of Alberta Association Facebook page to watch the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. Videos will be posted 2-3 days after on the Family Art Adventures YouTube Page.

Saturday, December 12, 2020

Topic: TBC

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

 

Pre-Register: Eventbrite (click here)

 

Supplies Needed:

  • TBC

*children under 12 will require parental assistance.

Online Video (Accessibility):

Follow the Aboriginal Congress of Alberta Association Facebook page to watch the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. Videos will be posted 2-3 days after on the Indigenous Art Adventures YouTube Page.

 

Follow the Aboriginal Congress of Alberta Association Facebook page to watch the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. Videos will be posted 2-3 days after on the Family Art Adventures YouTube Page.

Saturday, January 16, 2021

Topic: TBC

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

 

Pre-Register: Eventbrite (click here)

 

Supplies Needed:

  • TBC

*children under 12 will require parental assistance.

Online Video (Accessibility):

Follow the Aboriginal Congress of Alberta Association Facebook page to watch the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. Videos will be posted 2-3 days after on the Indigenous Art Adventures YouTube Page.

 

Follow the Aboriginal Congress of Alberta Association Facebook page to watch the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. Videos will be posted 2-3 days after on the Family Art Adventures YouTube Page.

Upcoming Indigenous Arts Adventures Dates:

  • Saturday, January 16, 2021 from 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

  • Saturday, February 13, 2021 from 2:00 pm -2:30 pm

  • Saturday, March 13, 2020 from 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Previous Indigenous Art Adventures

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Topic: Manicos (Worm)

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

 

Pre-Register: Eventbrite (click here)

 

Supplies Needed:

  • colorfull pom poms

  • small googley eyes

  • black thread or string

  • small glue stick

  • glue gun

*children under 12 will require parental assistance.

Online Video (Accessibility):

Follow the Aboriginal Congress of Alberta Association Facebook page to watch the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. Videos will be posted 2-3 days after on the Indigenous Art Adventures YouTube Page.

 

Follow the Aboriginal Congress of Alberta Association Facebook page to watch the Indigenous Art Adventures with Lance Cardinal. Videos will be posted 2-3 days after on the Family Art Adventures YouTube Page.

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