Fall Classes 2023

Traditional Beadwork

Join in with the growing number of people who find beadwork to be a relaxing and centering experience. Learn one or more of the various methods of beadwork including: Applique; floral or geometric, Lazy Stitch, Loom or Peyote

One day workshop, choose any date, or all:
Saturday, September 23, 2023
Saturday, October 21, 2023
Saturday, November 18, 2023
Saturday, December 16, 2023
Time: 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
Each session: Cost $90.00 plus materials.

Dream Catcher Making

Learn how to make your own dream catcher for yourself or a special gift.
Saturday October 7. 2023 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cost $45.00 per session, all materials included

Fish Scale Art

This is an art form that originated in Northern Canada amongst the Cree & Dene People.
The scales are fragile therefore few pieces are found in collections and museums.
With the use of modern materials, an acrylic finish makes it durable. Create your very owed framed work of art.
Saturday, October 14, 2023 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
$75.00 Materials included

Talking Stick

In the medicine wheel teachings, we honor the four directions and the elements of earth, wind, fire & water. These will be incorporated into these sticks: when used with intent it will assist in neutralizing negative emotions and help you to speak from the heart. Create your own talking stick and learn how to use it in ceremony & meetings.
Saturday, October 28, 2023, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
$100.00 Materials Included.

Medicine Wheel Teaching

By learning about the wheel, we gain a deeper respect for Mother Earth and all that exists. Through understanding the travel around the wheel, we bring life-giving changes into our lives and into the world. This workshop gives insight into the ancient teachings and protocols around ceremony of our First Nations people. From birth to Elder; learning to balance mental, spiritual, physical and emotional being and connecting to your spirit guides/power animal is all part of the journey. Feast and lunch included.

Saturday, November 4, 2023, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Cost $125.00

Moose and Caribou Hair Tufting

This is an art form that originated in the NWT. The hair is sorted and dyed then sewn on hide or velvet to create floral pictures. It can also be applied to moccasins and garments.

Friday, November 24,2023, 10:30-4:00

Saturday, November 25, 2023, 10:30-4:00

Cost: $150.00 Materials included Instructor Kim Brothers

Ceremonial Drums

Create your own ceremonial drum that will assist you in tuning into your inner voice and the vibration of Mother Earth. Drumming raises your inner awareness, brings healing and helps to build community.
Friday, December 1, 2023 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2023 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
$300.00 Materials Included.

Moccasin Making

Make yourself or your loved one a pair of moccasins. Decorate with beadwork if you already have the skill and finish in a variety of styles.
Weekend workshop
Saturday, December 9, 2023 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday, December 10, 2023 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Must have basic hand sewing skills.
Cost $125.00 plus materials (price varies depending on hide used)

Location: Moonstone Creation Native Gallery & Gift shop

1219 – 10 Ave SE Calgary, Ab. T2G 0W6

Email: kim@moonstonecreation.ca or call (403) 261-2650
Please register at least one week prior to the class start date Visa, MC, Debit or Cash accepted.
Instructor: Yvonne Jobin or Kim Brothers www.moonstonecreation.ca