Creative Native

Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home takes us to the Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre, where we renovate the elders' room with innovative indigenous designs. With the assistance of troubled aboriginal youth, we paint faux hide on the floor and add some furnishings to complete this dramatic conversion. Next, Billy Burnstick teaches us how to make a traditional Plains Shield out of leather and beads. Tamara Bell demonstrates how to make a medicine wheel stepping stone and a pin-prick lampshade. We conclude with a...
[see more]
  • program length: 30 minutes
  • episode #409