Black and red paint covered the faces of Nunavut Sivuniksavut college students following Greenlandic mask workshops held with instructor Vivi Sorensen on Jan. 18 and 25.
“Students learned about this unique art form and enjoyed pushing their boundaries,” college staff stated of the experience.
Greenlandic masks, usually accompanied by energetic and expressive dancing, are an ancient form of communicating and entertaining.
Derek Neary has been reporting on developments in the North for 18 years. When he's not writing for Nunavut News, he's working on Northern News Services' special publications such as Opportunities North,...
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