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Salish Art Educator’s Workshop

Sat., Apr. 6, 2013 | 9 am – 12 pm

$25; pre-registration required

This workshop is now full.

A special workshop for educators only.
3 clock hour credits available at no extra charge.

Join us for a morning with Salish artist Qwalsius Shaun Peterson. He will lead us through demonstrations and discuss what makes Salish art unique and how you can teach your students about the rich artistic history and traditions of Western Washington's Salish people.

Qwalsius Shaun Peterson, a member of the Puyallup Tribe, is known for his beautiful and inspiring public art, museum exhibitions, and gallery works in a variety of media. He has been a leading figure in the research and revival of Salish art and is currently producing video "lessons" for use in classrooms. See more about his work at: www.qwalsius.com

This workshop is especially for upper elementary social studies teachers.

Space is limited, register today at burked@uw.edu or call 206-543-9681

In Stillness I.
By Qwalsius Shaun Peterson, 2005.

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