Entries by mike

Employment Opportunity – Communication & Marketing Officer

CNACA is in a strategic stage of its development. Under the direction and supervision of the Executive Director, the Communications and Marketing Officer is responsible for maintaining an excellent corporate image of Cree Native Arts and Crafts Association,effective internal communications among members, the Board of Directors, partners and funders, with a focus on securing the future of Cree Native Arts and Crafts Association.

Change in Sponsorship Policy

Ouje-Bougoumou, Qc ; August 6, 2020 – The Cree Native Arts & Crafts Association (CNACA) would like to announce a change in our sponsorship policy as of August 6, 2020; CNACA has ensured that the changes cater to our members and help provide them with opportunities to take their projects and need for equipment further. […]

Sachimuweushtutin mosquito hat – passing on traditional knowledge

Ouje-Bougoumou, Qc; July 1, 2020 – The Cree Native Arts & Crafts Association and the Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay are pleased to announce the Waapimausuuwin Project. Over time, the project will unfold into several phases, the current being the Sachimuweututin Mosquito Hat making workshop. This event will be taught […]

COVID-19 update on office hours

Ouje-Bougoumou, Qc; June 9, 2020 – The Cree Native Arts & Crafts Association (CNACA) would like to announce the following in response to COVID-19; As of June 9, 2020, the Cree Nation Arts and Crafts Assosciation will continue operations online but our offices will remain closed to the public. As we move into deconfinement, we […]

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 […]