Traditional Bulrush Weaving: Recapturing Purpose | Film


A short documentary featuring Waasaan, Renee Dillard, teaching a group of women traditional bulrush weaving. This effort is part of the Indigenous Environmental Network’s Ogimaakwewiwin – (Women’s Leadership), Initiative, which is working to empower indigenous women through Anishinaabe culture to build leadership and help to create and support strong healthy self-images for women, particularly in connection to Mother Earth. Thank you to everyone who was with us through this learning process. This project is made possible through a grant by the Novo Foundation.