Oil Painting Workshop

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This oil painting workshop will be facilitated by Deron Douglas, our featured artist from this years Indigenous Arts 2019! Supplies will be included at the workshop, but please feel free to bring any of your own if you are particular about your brushes, paints, or canvas choices. To register for this Workshop please call 519.759.2650; space… Read more »

NOW HIRING: Executive Director

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Join our Team! Executive Director Under the guidance of the Woodland Cultural Centre Board of Directors, the Executive Director guides the strategic vision, mandate, mission and goals of the organization. As a local and national leader, the Executive Director will perform a wide range of complex management activities related to financial, governance, human resource management,… Read more »

ONKWEHÓN:WE FESTIVAL Artist Bio: Logan Staats

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ONKWEHÓN:WE FESTIVAL 2019   Saturday June 29 – Main Stage 8pm – 9pm Logan Staats     Born on the Six Nations Reserve and raised in Brantford, Ontario, Staats is a young father from the Mohawk Nation. He started writing and performing music in his teens, playing the guitar and harmonica. Logan is perhaps best known… Read more »

ONKWEHÓN:WE FESTIVAL Artist Bio: Andy Thomas

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ONKWEHÓN:WE FESTIVAL 2019   Sunday June 30 – Main Stage 4PM – 6PM Andy Thomas     Andy Thomas, also known by some as Taohyagedo, is a traditional singer & dancer from the Bear Clan of the Oneida Nation. Taohyagedo graduated from Gaweni:yo High School in 2002 and has had the privilege of learning from… Read more »

ONKWEHÓN:WE FESTIVAL Artist Bio: Lacey Hill

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ONKWEHÓN:WE FESTIVAL 2019 Friday June 28 – Main Stage 9pm-10pm Lacey Hill     A soulful musician, singer, and songwriter, Lacey Hill composes her music in Southern Ontario on the Six Nations of the Grand River reserve. She grew up “down the bush” (slang for ‘on the reserve’) where her passion for singing emerged when… Read more »

2019 Onkwehón:we Festival Schedule

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2019 Onkwehón:we Festival Schedule June 28-30 at the Woodland Cultural Centre   Friday June 28th 6 PM – 9 PM Vendor Village 6 PM Social with Old Mush Singers Main Stage 9 PM-10 PM Lacey Hill Main Stage   Saturday June 29th 12 PM – 6:30 PM Vendor Village 9:30 AM-4:30 PM Archeology Archaeology site… Read more »

Strawberry Pin Making Workshop at the Festival!

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Fantastic news for attendees of the Onkwehón:we Festival! We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a Beaded Strawberry Pin Workshop! This workshop will be facilitated by the talented Stevie Johnathan. You can check out their phenomenal work on their page, Yohskats Art & Design Where: Woodland Cultural Centre When: Saturday June 29,… Read more »

Indigenous Art 2019 Opening Reception

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Established in 1975, Indigenous Art, formally known as First Nations Art, is one of the longest running annual exhibits that provides a space for established and emerging Indigenous artists to exhibit their work in a gallery setting. This open call and juried show brings together artists from across Turtle Island, showcasing traditionally-based and contemporary art form in all visual art… Read more »