Bite into bark and make art

July 6, 2007

Bite into bark and make art

Gatineau, Quebec, July 5, 2007 — On July 14 and 15, join artist Simon Brascoupé at the Canadian Museum of Civilization for an exciting and very different type of workshop. You will create beautiful designs on birchbark using high-precision tools… your teeth!

Simon Brascoupé, Tuscarora, Algonquin and Mohawk, was born and raised in the Tuscarora Indian Nation and is a member of Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg, Maniwaki, Quebec. He is an internationally known artist and educator. Simon’s artistic vision is to understand traditional values and teachings through the continuity of imagery and the narrative.

Designs with Bite
Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15
12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Southern Salon
Free with Museum admission

More information is available by calling 819 776-7000 or 1 800 555-5621.
Media Information:

Chief, Media Relations
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: 819 776-7167

Media Relations Officer
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: 819 776-7169

Fax: 819 776-7187

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