new artist in:

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catherine dallaire is a metis artist from ontario. her work is a fusion of elements and subject matter from traditional woodland art and contemporary & realism techniques and subjects, and mainly focuses on our animal and plant relatives. as well as paintings on wood, rawhide, stone, bone, leather, and canvas, she also makes medicine shields, […]


new artisan in:

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teegan walker: ceramics   Teegan Walker is a Gimli-born musician and artist, and a recent graduate of Brandon University’s Music Performance Program, specializing in Jazz Saxophone. He has performed with many people including Luis Bonilla, and Grammy-award winner Diane Schuur with the Brandon University Big Band, and is currently involved in a co-led trio SmithWalkerBrown. […]

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tipi storytelling

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börnum would like to thank friend and author penny ross for joining the kindergarten class in a lunchtime break and storytelling in our tipi on Wednesday!! i was asked if I would be interested in having kindergarten class come by the store to see the tipi. i was so excited and I invited them to […]


new artist in!

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bornum would like to introduce our newest artist Arlea Ashcroft into our artspace. news articles on her most recent show “let it burn” link –> winnipeg free press – “let it burn” “Let It Burn is composed of four striking bodies of work. I See Red consists of five two-metre-by-two-metre canvases, each depicting the five […]

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new artisan in!

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we are happy to welcome metis artist Monique LeMere-Madick into börnum who creates many different kinds of art including: painted acrylic, liquid acrylic, mixed media(including local photography),and Indian glass and hemp jewelry. come by to check out her work or to commission a new piece.


new artisan in

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new artisan: rene bruneau just in time for mothers day we have another fabulous metis artist in. beautifully made felted finch houses, scarves, ponchos and hats. come by and check us out..our door is wide open! if you have any questions at all or wish to be featured in store as a provincial artisan i […]


new add in local paper

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to clarify a point in article : the logo utilizes swampy cree syllabics. swampy cree is the first nation relevant to the gimli area. the word börnum is icelandic for children plural/possessive. the entire log with swampy cree and icelandic means “our childrens land” referencing aboriginal teachings referring to the 7th generation. walking gentler on […]


update to children’s boutique

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hello so just letting you know that there have been updates to the children’s boutique (hit this link left or on navigation bar at top of page) also there are items great for stocking stuffers, treats, christmas decorations, lights as well as other giftware available and of course don’t forget our artisans!!             […]


börnum is on instagram!

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please follow börnum on instagram for in store photos, artisan updates and seasonal events  by clicking icon or link below and hit “follow”. https://www.instagram.com/p/-gmtEQy5-n/ thank you very much  for your interest and if you have any questions please email me at info@bornum.ca and I would be happy to help.