Conestoga events

National Indigenous Peoples Day: Woodland style paint workshop

June 20, 2024 | 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Waterloo campus

In recognition and celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, join Indigenous Artist Jackie Traverse for this woodland style paint workshop followed by catered food from Cedar Spoon.

Jacqueline Traverse is an accomplished Indigenous Contemporary Artist who has a profound connection to her Anishinaabe heritage and the community of her hometown, Winnipeg. Traverse's artistic journey, rooted in her heritage and shaped by her education at the University of Manitoba's School of Fine Arts, has established her as a dynamic and influential creator. With a diverse range of mediums, including painting, sculpture, mixed media, and video art, Traverse's work encapsulates the essence of her identity and experiences. With a professional commitment to social impact and a resounding voice on social justice, Traverse’s art offers aesthetic beauty merged with a powerful force for change. She beautifully weaves a compelling visual narrative of resilience, identity, and hope through her work.


Free parking is available on-site for the duration of the event.


Room 2A34, Waterloo campus, 108 University Ave. E, Waterloo

To register:

Please register by filling out the registration form.

For more information:

For more information, please contact Be-Dah-Bin Gamik (Indigenous Services).