Inland baby rattle and moccasin making- March 20-22, 2019

Create an opportunity for the passing of knowledge and tradition in cree, With traditional teachers Alice Shecapio-Blacksmith and teacher Judy Shecapio-Blacksmith, Ouje’s elder Charlie Bosum was the teacher for the baby rattle workshop- he provided materials needed for the rokshop, such as crooked knives for all participants. He also took the time to prepare the […]

Roc your mocs- November 20-22, 2018

The project took place over four days at Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute; Tuesday November 20 – Thursday, November 22, 4-8 pm and Friday 1-5pm.  Project was a collaborative effort between Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute and local Department of Justice and Correctional Services.  Goal for project was to teach the importance of passing a traditional skills, […]

Christmas Arts & Crafts Show- December 2018

Event took place Thursday November 29, 2018 from 2pm-8pm at the Ouje-Bougoumou Council chambers. Event was in collaboration with Justine Mianscum (Benefits Counellor). Two workshops were given by Ouje-Bougoumou CNACA representative Harold Bosum & Nellie Gray In the hour and a half demonstration, Harold showed participants how to make tamarack goose decoys.  Nellie made small […]

12th Annual General Assembly in Nemaska

CNACA will be holding the 12th Annual General Assembly starting Oct 24 – 25, 2018 at the Nemaska Sports Complex in Nemaska. If you are interested in being a delegate for your community or if you’re an artist that would like to present your artwork,  crafts and musical works at the assembly, please contact your […]

The Cree Native Arts and Crafts association announces 3rd Eeyou Istchee achievement awards ceremony to recognize Cree artists and artisans in Eeyou Istchee.

Ouje-Bougoumou, Qc; September 25, 2018 – The Cree Native Arts & Crafts Association is proud to announce its’ 3rd Eeyou Istchee Achievement Awards.  The event will take place at the Nemaska Sports Complex in the Cree community of Nemaska on October 24, 2018 commencing at 6 o’clock in the evening. The CNACA Eeyou Istchee Achievement […]