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Sunday Fun Day Spirit Dreams and Spindle Whorls

Sunday Fun Day - Spirit Dreams and Spindle Whorls: First Nation Artist Susan Point

Mint Museum UPTOWN

Sunday, Nov 17

1:00PM - 4:00PM

Admission: Children FREE / Members FREE / Adult Admission $5*

Sunday Fun Day - Spirit Dreams and Spindle Whorls: First Nation Artist Susan Point

Children FREE / Mint Members FREE / Adult Admission $5*

Enjoy family-friendly art projects, healthy living activities, artist demonstrations, and more!

This month, explore the spiritual and symbolic artwork of  Pacific Northwest artist Susan Point, and use Coast Salish design elements in your own art!

-draw and stencil a Spindle Whorl spinning top
-learn about the importance of color in native cultures with Lumbee artist Barbara Locklear
-make a Circle of Life friendship bracelet
-make a 3-color print inspired by Susan Point's prints and wood carvings
-spin around like a spindle whorl at a hula hooping workshop with Spin Revolution
-meet docents to hear more about Salmon Spawning Run, and other works in the craft and design collection

*Non-member adults who would also like to view the special exhibition Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the World's Fairs, 1851-1939 need to purchase the $15 ticket

See pictures from past Sunday Fun Days!

               

   Sponsored by 

  PNC Bank

Pictured:

Salmon Spawning Run, 2012     
Susan Point. Canadian. Coast Salish (Musqueam First Nation), 1952-
Project Ten Ten Ten commission. 2012.107 

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