Quarrying and Carving workshop

By September 12, 2017
Theresa Siranertok (left) is instructed by Urish Puqiqnak (Right) during the quarrying and carving workshop for sculptors held at the Ottawa School of Art, 1992.

 

1992: The IAF ran two modules of a quarrying and carving workshop for sculptors. The first took place in Vermont and Ottawa, where Timiusie Kooneeliusie, Eyesiak Padluq, Mattoo Michael, Julie Nookiguak, Tuk Nuna, Davidee Akpalialuk and Jacoposie Tiglik learned quarrying techniques. In the second, Oviloo Tunnillie, Okpik Pitseolak, David Apalialuk, Jerry Semigak, Theresa Sivanertak and Lizzie Sivuarapik participated in carving workshops at the Ottawa School of Art.