Amy Owingayak: Skinning a Caribou →
amy-owingayak: I have been watching a community group (including my mother) skin a caribou to make clothing. Skinning a caribou is hard job, however the clothing is very warm even in the cold winter. First you have to make sure the skin is soft and white and you can do that by using a tool called a scrapper. You have to follow instructions in order to do it right. Once the skin is good to...
Amy Owingayak: "Stories from Our Land" Film... →
amy-owingayak: First of all, I’d like to say that the Nanisiniq: Arviat History Project will be making a documentary film. When I heard about the Stories from Our Land which is a training opportunity for film making, I had decided to apply for it. One of our group members also decided to apply and luckily,we both were accepted for the Workshop held in Iqaluit, Nunavut. The workshop will be...