Welcome To Our Qammaq - Deborah Qaunaq Seal Skinning
Returning host Marcy Siakuluk welcomes back Susan Avingaq and elder Deborah/Dephora Qaunaq. They speak about seal skinning, the different parts of the seal and how to skin each one. There are a few cuts to this episode due to some short technical difficulties. LIVE from Igloolik on August 10th, 2022.
Avingaq has an artistic practice that inhabits the roles of actor in film and television, Director in film, and Costume Design for film and theatre. She has been an Inuit cultural consultant, Storyteller, a keeper of traditional Inuit songs, and a cultural teacher to children and youth in the community. She directed and produced the documentary Sol, and contributed to the following feature films: Maliglutit: Costume Design, Uvanga: Actor, Director, Producer, Journals of Knud Rasmussen: Costume Design, Atanarjuat: Costume Design.