COVID-19 and Office Hours

 THE CREE NATIVE ARTS AND CRAFTS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCEMENTS. Ouje-Bougoumou, Qc; March 27, 2020 – The Cree Native Arts & Crafts Association (CNACA) would like to announce the following in response to COVID-19; As of March 27, 2020, the Cree Nation Arts and Crafts Assosciation will be closed until April 13th, 2020. The quaratine closure has […]

COVID Bulletin 2

THE CREE NATIVE ARTS AND CRAFTS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCEMENTS. Ouje-Bougoumou, Qc; March 13, 2020 – The Cree Native Arts & Crafts Association (CNACA) would like to announce the following in response to COVID-19; As of March 17, 2020, the Cree Nation Arts and Crafts Assosciation will be closed until March 31, 2020. The decision was made […]

Brendan Forward

Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts As a self taught-artist, Brendan has dedicated 5 years to building his skill set. Brendan is a photography based in Mistissini,QC. His main focus is on landscape photography, astrophotography but also enjoys traditional and contemporary subjects. He believes that “lifelong learning and artistic success are inseparable and continues to […]

Vivianne Oullet-Sheshamush

Visual Arts, Traditional & Contemporary As a self-taught artist, Vivianne began her exploration with body paint by creating characters on people’s faces. She then experimented with different types of body art such as landscapes. She finds her inspiration from her hometown of Whapmagoostui with the use of vivid colors and glitter as part of her […]

Chris Sam

Performing Arts – Multidisciplinary Arts Chris has been practicing music for the past 20 years and has studied the “Music industry Arts” program at Algonquian College and has successfully coproducer an album with his band Cree Rising. Chris became involved in the music scene as a teenager with the recording of the Youth Compilation album […]

Samuel Mianscum

Performing Arts, Traditional & Contemporary At the age of 7, Samuel was taught how to play an acoustic guitar from his father. From an early age, he sought the knowledge of how to make “mookadagan”/ crooked knives from local elders. “Inspiration comes when you least expect it and you have to be ready to capture […]

Izaak Wapachee

Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts Izaak produces in a multitude of different art forms, but his main focus in within the music industry. He plays a variety of different instruments, he can also record, produce and perform live. In his musical career, he has played in over 100 shows. From the age of eight, […]

In Response to COVID-19 and the Blizzard

Ouje-Bougoumou, Qc; March 13, 2020 – The Cree Native Arts & Crafts Association (CNACA) would like to announce the following; Due to the Blizzard hitting Ouje-Bougoumou hard, the office will be closed until Monday. In accordance to the World Health Organization’s and the Quebec Government’s reaction to COVID-19 (Corona Virus), CNACA will postpone all events […]

Cree Youth Arts and Crafts Business Development Workshop – Mistissini

Cree Native Arts and Crafts Association (CNACA) in Partnership with Cree Nation Government (CNG) are pleased to announce the launch of the Youth Arts and Crafts Business Development Workshop. New Workshop Aimed to Help Artists   Ouje-Bougoumou, Qc— February 25, 2020 Cree Native Arts and Crafts Association (CNACA) in Partnership with Cree Nation Government (CNG) […]