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Nunavut's best stitchers

SPORTS TALK: Our apologies to Terry Jones for being from the North

In case you haven't heard, there was no Nunavut entry in either the boys or girls at the recent Canadian U18 Curling Championships in Sherwood Park, Alta. The NWT was there, as they always...

Volunteerism a Kivalliq strength

As the call for volunteers once again rings out across the Kivalliq to signal the imminent arrival of the region's spring festivals and the ever-popular fishing derbies, you can't help but hope our track...

Round 3 – Nunavut’s Best Stitcher

WINNER: Rose Tina Alivaktuk Pangnirtung The cap is beaded and the two purses are also beaded. The cap is the most recently finished project here, finished June 25. The black beaded purse I made two...

ᕼᐃᒃᔅ ᑲᒫᓗᖃᖅᐳᖅ, ᑕᐃᒪ ᐱᓕᕆᔭᕆᐊᖃᓯᕗᖅ

ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ ᑐᓴᒐᒃᓴᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ, ᐅᓂᒃᑳᕆᓚᐅᖅᐳᒍᑦ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᒥᓂᔅᑕᖓ ᔪᐊᔾ ᕼᐃᒃᔅ ᐃᓕᓴᖅᑎᑕᐅᓚᐳᖅᐳᖅ ᐊᑖᑕᖓᓄᑦ, ᒫᓂᑑᐸᒥ ᒪᓕᒐᓕᐅᖅᑎᐅᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᔪᒥ ᔪᐊᔾ ᕼᐃᒃᔅ ᐊᖓᔪᒃᖠᕐᒧᑦ, ᒪᓕᖁᔨᙱᖦᖢᓂ ᑐᒥᖏᓐᓂ, ᑭᓯᐊᓂ ᓇᖕᒥᓂᖅ ᑐᒥᓕᐅᕆᓗᓂ – ᐊᒻᒪ ᑐᒥᓕᐊᖑᓪᓗᐊᖅᐳᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑲᒫᓘᔪᓄᑦ. ᐊᑐᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐅᑯᓇᓂ ᑲᒫᓗᖕᓂ ᑐᓂᓯᓂᖓᓂ ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐹᖓᓂ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᐃᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᒃᓴᓄᑦ. ᑕᑯᔾᔮᙱᑕᕐᓂ ᐊᔾᔨᙳᐊᒥ ᓴᖅᑭᑎᓚᐅᖅᑕᑦᑎᓐᓂ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ...

Round 1 – Nunavut’s Best Stitcher

WINNER: Annie Petaulassie Iqaluit Liza Ningiuk submitted by daughter Susie Qaunaq Grise Fiord My mom Liza Ningiuk from Grise Fiord. She made my parka and kamiks.                         Josie Tucktoo Cambridge Bay The artist modelling a hat she made.             Sheila Tulurialik submitted by common-law partner...

Annie Petaulassie is Nunavut’s best stitcher

Online voters have chosen Annie Petaulassie as the territory's best stitcher in a Nunavut News contest. She will receive a wolf pelt valued at close to $1,000 from International Fur Dressers and Dyers Ltd. The...

Round 2 – Nunavut’s Best Stitcher

WINNER: Sarah Takolik Taloyoak Sharon Okalik Whale Cove Headshot of the artist: My name is Sharon Okalik from Whale Cove. I also sew parkas, amauti and hand sew mitts.                       Made this wolf parka few years ago. My husband said...
Jeanie Nakashuk Pangnirtung 1510Jeanie Nakashuk_st1.jpg Herself in a beaded amauti.

Round 4 – Nunavut’s Best Stitcher

WINNER: Jeanie Nakashuk Pangnirtung The artist in a beaded amauti.                           Several pairs of kamiks, all made by the artist. Karen Ivalu Iglulik A garment the artist made.                         Mary Angidlik Rankin Inlet "My grandkids each sewed a pair of mittens for themselves in school...