Cree8.ca: Drum-making, Drumstick & Songs Workshop
Cree8 will be hosting a THREE-DAY drum-making, drumstick & song workshop - December 8, 9 & 10, 2017
Friday, December 8, 2017
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Blessing ceremony, smudge and teachings.
Cutting the hide and soaking overnight.
Saturday, December 9, 2017
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Opening prayer and smudge.
Sharing stories, legends & history of the drum.
Making and stringing drums.
Sunday, December 10, 2017
Drumsticks & Songs
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Drum Opening Ceremony & Potluck Feast
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
All are welcome to drumming
*Everyone is Welcome for the Drum Circle. Additional Drums and percussion will be available to play.
*We will have coffee, tea, water, juice, and snacks. Let us know if you have any allergies or dietary restrictions.
Rawhide – Deer, Elk, Moose, or Buffalo for the drum face
Lacing – Rawhide (Precut)
Drum Rounds – 8”, 10”, 12" or 14" Yellow Cedar
Larger Drum Rounds available upon request for an additional cost to cover materials, please contact Chantal for further information.
Sticks - Different sizes and types of wood to choose from
Mitt - Deer Leather/Suede
Batting – Wool
Sinew – For stitching
11950 Country Village Link NE
We humbly request $250/Person for instruction and materials. Please pre-register:
Online Below or:
By Email Transfer: Chantal@Cree8.ca
We also accept cheque or money order, mail or drop off to:
4504 Dalhart Road NW
If you would like to make payment arrangements, need sponsorship to attend – or – If you would like to donate in full or part to give someone the opportunity to attend, your generous gift would be very much appreciated.
For additional information or to register, please contact;
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/902002899950223/