Draw and Tell: Northwest Coast Storytelling — Vancouver Draw Down at the ArtStarts Gallery
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
808 Richards Street
Free community event!
Kids and adults are welcome!Join us at the ArtStarts Gallery for a special event for Vancouver Draw Down, a day-long, city-wide celebration of drawing. At “Draw and Tell: Northwest Coast Storytelling”, artists Anastasia Hendry and Christine MacKenzie will guide participants of all ages through storytelling, drawing and textile work that explores First Nations culture, history and traditional teachings. Participants will discover the importance of learning from our elders, respect for others and respect for nature. This interactive workshop includes storytelling, Northwest Coast formline drawing and creating a mini button blanket. There are two sessions: at 11am and 2pm. Admission is free. Participants of all ages and experience are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Learn more at artstarts.com/events or VancouverDrawDown.com