We all made our own amautis in Qikiqtarjuaq at CPNP (Canada Prenatal Nutrition for parents with babies) from March 8 to 29. It was my first time making one so it was the best feeling when we all finished. From left is: Olesie Koksiak, Koren Jackson, Naimie Kopalie, Maryann Keyootak, Amy Audlakiak (myself), Pasa Aulaqiaq and Leah Qiyuqtaq.
ᓇᖕᒥᓂᖅ ᐊᒪᐅᑎᓕᐅᖅᑐᐃᓐᓇᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᒍᑦ ᕿᑭᖅᑕᕐᔪᐊᕐᒥ CPNP-ᒥ (ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᓯᖓᐃᔪᓄᑦ ᓂᕿᑦᑎᐊᕙᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐊᖓᔪᖅᑳᖑᔪᓄᑦ ᓄᑕᕋᓛᓕᖕᓄᑦ) ᒫᔾᔨ 8-ᒥ 29-ᒧᑦ. ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐹᕆᓪᓗᒍ ᓴᓇᓚᐅᖅᐳᖓ ᐱᐅᓂᖅᐹᖑᓪᓗᓂ ᐃᒃᐱᒍᓱᖕᓂᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᐱᔭᕇᖅᑐᐃᓐᓇᐅᒐᑦᑕ. ᓴᐅᒥᖕᒥ ᐅᑯᐊᖑᕗᑦ: ᐅᓖᓯ ᑯᒃᓯᐊᒃ, ᑯᐊᕆᓐ ᔮᒃᓴᓐ, ᓇᐃᒥ ᑰᐸᓕ, ᒥᐊᕆᐋᓐ ᕿᔪᑦᑖᖅ, ᐊᐃᒥ ᐊᐅᓪᓚᕿᐊᖅ (ᐅᕙᖓ), ᐹᓴ ᐊᐅᓪᓚᕿᐊᖅ ᐊᒻᒪ ᓕᐊ ᕿᔪᒃᑖᖅ.
These are my twin girls who are 14 months, Josie Marie and Darrell Hannah, eating dried caribou mipku in Kugaaruk, March 21st.
ᐅᑯᐊ ᒪᕐᕈᓕᐊᒃᑲ ᐊᕐᓇᐃᑦ ᑕᖅᑭᖃᓕᖅᑐᓂ 14-ᓂ, ᔫᓯ ᒪᕇ ᐊᒻᒪ ᑎᐊᕈᓪ ᕼᐋᓇ, ᓂᕆᔪᑦ ᑐᒃᑐᒥ ᒥᑉᑯᒥ ᑰᒑᕐᔪᖕᒥ, ᒫᔾᔨ 21-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ.
My late grandfather, Mikitok Bruce, teaching his great grandchildren, Devin Bruce, Austin Bruce and Chad Bruce, how to build an igloo, taken several years ago.
ᐊ]ᕼᕼᑦᑎᐊᕆᓚᐅᖅᑕᕋ, ᒥᑭᑦᑐᖅ ᐳᕉᔅ, ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦᑎᔪᖅ ᐃᓗᓕᖏᓐᓂ, ᑕᕙᓐ ᐳᕉᔅ, ᐋᔅᑎᓐ ᐳᕉᔅ ᐊᒻᒪ ᓵᑦ ᐳᕉᔅ, ᐃᒡᓗᕕᒐᓕᐅᕐᓂᕐᒥ, ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᖃᔅᓯᒐᓚᖕᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒎᓕᖅᑐᓂ.
I’ve been dog sledding for 27 years now, before the bad weather, this is me about to teach my dogs. My first time dog sledding was in 1994, my dad and my uncle taught me how. In 1994 we had 27 people in my town who had dog teams, but now in 2019 just two people have dog teams.
ᕿᒧᒃᓯᖃᑦᑕᓕᖅᐳᖓ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᑦ 27-ᓄᑦ, ᓯᓚᑦᑎᐊᕙᐅᔪᓐᓃᓚᐅᖅᑎᓐᓇᒍ, ᐅᓇ ᐅᕙᖓ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦᑎᓕᒑᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᕿᒻᒥᒃᑲ. ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐹᒥ ᕿᒧᒃᓯᕐᓂᓐᓂ 1994-ᒥᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ, ᐊᑖᑕᒪ ᐊᒃᑲᒪᓗ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᔮᖓ ᕿᒧᒃᓯᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ. 1994 -ᒥ 27-ᓂ ᐃᓄᒃᑕᖃᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᕗᖅ ᓄᓇᓕᑦᑎᓐᓂ ᕿᒧᒃᓯᖃᖅᑐᓂ, ᑭᓯᐊᓂ ᒫᓐᓇ 2019-ᒥ ᒪᕐᕈᐃᓐᓇᓂᒃ ᐃᓄᖕᓂ ᕿᒧᒃᓯᖃᖅᑐᖃᓕᖅᐳᖅ.
Few years back in Sikujuituk near Pangnirtung.
ᖃᒡᓯᐊᕐᔫᓕᖅᑐᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒎᓚᐅᖅᑐᓂ ᓯᑯᔪᐃᑦᑐᕐᒥ ᐸᖕᓂᖅᑑᑉ ᖃᓂᒋᔭᖓᓂ.