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Canadian Crafters at the Canadian Museum of Civilization

Canadian Crafters at the Canadian Museum of Civilization

Gatineau, Quebec, March 8, 2006 – On March 11 and 26, the Canadian Museum of Civilization invites you to enjoy demonstrations and workshops with local artisans who practise crafts from the past. Carpet weaving, wool spinning, lacemaking, pottery and ceramics are all traditional crafts that enabled our ancestors to survive and flourish. Discover techniques that have endured over the centuries, and meet craftspeople who still practise them in the traditional manner to create inspired, authentic pieces.

Canadian Crafters
Saturday, March 11 and Sunday, March 26 – 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Canada Hall and David M. Stewart 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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