Coast Salish Weaving Workshop at The Fort
Join accomplished weavers Skwetsimeltxw Willard ‘Buddy’ Joseph and Chepximiya Siyam’ Chief Janice George in creating a traditional Salish Weave on Saturday, April 29th from 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM at lelem’ at the Fort, inside the National Historic Site of Fort Langley. You can register by visiting coastsalish.ca, or at the Seyem’ Qwantlen Business Group office.
The Salish Wool Weaving tradition has been reclaimed in a major way. For the last twelve years, Skwetsimeltxw Willard ‘Buddy’ Joseph and Chepximiya Siyam’ Chief Janice George have been teaching all the way to top of Salish speaking territory. They see this as a responsibility, and are passionate about reclaiming this art.