An Indigenous PEI Experience: Weave Your Own Basket with Mi’kmaw Artisan Nora Richard

Weave Your Own Basket with Mi’kmaw Artisan Nora Richard 

Date: Thursday, September 28, 2023

Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Indigenous PEI Storefront, 111B Grafton Street, Charlottetown, Epekwitk (PE)

Limited Spots: Only 6 Available

Tickets: $85 each

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Discover the timeless art of Mi’kmaw basket weaving in the company of the talented artisan, Nora Richard. With just 6 exclusive spots, this intimate workshop offers you the opportunity to create your very own handcrafted fruit or bread basket using natural reeds, while delving into the rich heritage of Mi’kmaw craftsmanship.

 About Nora Richard:

Nora Richard is a skilled Mi’kmaw artisan, renowned for her dedication to preserving and sharing the art of basket weaving. Nora brings her expertise and passion to guide you through this unique creative journey.

Workshop Highlights:

  • Weave Your Own Basket: Under Nora’s patient and expert guidance, learn the art of weaving a traditional Mi’kmaw fruit or bread basket. Explore the intricate patterns and techniques that have been passed down through generations.
  • Natural Materials: Work with natural reeds, connecting with the earth’s bounty as you craft your own unique basket.
  •  Hands-On Experience: Whether you’re a beginner or have some weaving experience, Nora will tailor her instruction to your skill level, ensuring you leave with a beautiful and functional piece of art.

Tickets & Registration

Embrace the spirit of tradition, creativity, and community as you craft your own Mi’kmaw basket with Nora Richard. Take home not just a beautiful basket but a meaningful connection to the rich heritage of the Mi’kmaw people. Reserve your spot today and become part of this unique cultural experience!


Basket Culture Experience

September 28, 2023


111-B Grafton St, Charlottetown, PE C1A, Canada