Canceled: Storytelling and Art Workshop at NWIC's Port Gamble S'Klallam Site

Event Date: 
May 25, 2013 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The following event was canceled:

Roger Fernandes, a member of  the Lower Elwha Band of S'Klallam Indians, will facilitate a combined storytelling and Coast Salish Art workshop on May 11 at the Northwest Indian College Port Gamble S'Klallam site. 

The workshop will be held in the Port Gamble S'Klallam Longhouse. All NWIC students and the community is invited to participate. The event is free for NWIC students and $30 for non-students.

Fernandes is an artist, educator and storyteller whose work focuses on the cultures of the Puget Sound region of western Washington. He has a degree in Native American Studies from Evergreen State College. As an artist, he creates traditional designs from the Coast Salish art style. As a storyteller he shares the legends of the tribes of the Puget Sound region. And as an educator, he works to teach these topics as well as other topics relevant to Native and non-Native audiences alike.