Metis Arrow Sash - red for blood that was shed through the years; blue for the depth of spirits; green for the fertility of a great nation; white for the connection to the earth and Creator; yellow for the prospect of prosperity
The flag was first used by Metis fighters in It is the oldest Canadian patriotic flag indigenous to Canada. As a symbol of nationhood, the Metis flag predates Canada’s Maple Leaf flag by about 150 years. Macdonald Waddill-Kelly Yoga and Meditation
Tanis Parenteau ~ Metis/Cree Tanis Parenteau is a Metis/Cree Native American actress born in Peace River, Alberta, Canada. She has extensive experience in film, theatre, television, commercials, voiceover, videos, & print. Staying true to an undying commitment to her craft, she has recently acquired her Master of Fine Arts in Acting with the Class of 2011 at The New School for Drama in New York City.
Photo Caption: INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE – Judy Iseke will deliver a public talk on her research into the Michif language this Friday in Edmonton. Spoken by the Métis, Michif was once the dominant language in Alberta.
Owls See Clearly At Night/lii Yiiboo Nayaapiwak Lii Swer: A Michif Alphabet/l'alfabet Di Michif