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Joann Swamp

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Joann Swamp, leatherwork, moccasins, beadwork, jewlery, crafts, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Joann Swamp Artist Gallery Contact Joann Swamp Mohawk My name is Joann Swamp, I am a Mohawk artist currently residing on the Akwesasne Reserve. I am self taught, I started beading my own earrings and necklaces in high school. I have since expanded to baby moccasins, pouches, beaded purses, wampum bracelets, beaded bracelets, earrings, poppies. My […]

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Darbi Hawley

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Darbi Hawley, Acrylic paint, dream catchers, Jewelry, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Darbi Hawley Artist Gallery Contact Darbi Hawley Métis My name is Darbi Hawley, I am Métis artist currently residing in Innisfail, AB. I have been practicing my craft since I was a child and feel very lucky that my family has passed down their talents to their children and grandchildren. What motivates me as an […]

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Beth Queau

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Beth Queau, crafts, beadwork, feathers, medicine bags, jewelry, pop sockets, keychains, purses, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Beth Queau Artist Gallery Contact Beth Queau, Ken’ta:res Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte My name is Beth Queau, I am a Mohawk artist currently residing in Dryden, ON. For as long as I can remember, I was beading before I knew that I was Indigenous due to being adopted. In 2010, I found my family […]

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Heather Atkinson

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Heather Atkinson, crafts, Christmas ornaments, painter, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Heather Atkinson Artist Gallery Contact Heather Atkinson Ojibway/Skownan First Nation My name is Heather Atkinson. I’m Ojibway and a member of the Skownan First Nation of Manitoba. I have been living in Whitehorse, Yukon since 1998. I create one of a kind, hand painted collectable ornaments that have been inspired by the northern nights in my backyard […]

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Jamaica Cass

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Jamaica Cass, Beadwork, tufting, crafts, jewelry, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Jamaica Cass Artist Gallery Contact Jamaica Cass Mohawk My name is Jamaica Cass, I am a Mohawk artist from a small town in Ontario. I was raised by a strong Mohawk woman who unfortunately died at a very young age. This drove me not only to pursue a career in healthcare, but also seek traditional […]

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Celeste Grouette

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Celeste Grouette, crafts, jewelry, dreamcatchers, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Celeste Grouette Artist Gallery Contact Celeste Grouette Métis My name is Celeste Grouette, I am a Métis artist residing in Grandview, Manitoba.  I was taught how to weave dreamcatchers at the tender age of six years old, in Fort Nelson B.C. I was part of a Native Arts group my Elementary School organized for Indigenous […]

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Jennifer Taback

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Jennifer Taback, beadwork, dreamcatchers, regalia, crafts, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Jennifer Taback Artist Gallery Contact Jennifer Taback Shawanaga First Nation My name is Jennifer Taback, I am from Shawanaga First Nation.  I have been a professional designer for over 10 years. Currently, I am exploring the links between traditional art and digital methods of expression, especially beadwork in relation to jewelry and design. As an […]

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Kathleen Shabanian Azad

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Kathleen Shabanian Azad, beadwork, dreamcatchers, jewelry, crafts, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Kathleen Shabanian Azad Artist Gallery Contact Kathleen Shabanian Azad Métis My name is Kathleen Shabanian Azad. I was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. I lived in a development most of my childhood. At the time of my youth, I wasn’t allowed to learn about my Indigenous heritage. So when I was young, I went […]

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Mia Acker

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Mia Acker, Beadwork, Pine Needle Basketry, Jewelry, Dreamcatchers, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Mia Acker Artist Gallery Contact Mia Acker Citizen Potawatomi Nation My name is Mia Acker, I am from Citizen Potawatomi Nation. I began my practice in Indigenous art forms when I learned pine needle basketry. I learned proper needle harvesting rituals, processing, and creation of the baskets from various Indigenous artists across the US. I’ve […]

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Judi Quackenbush

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Judi Quackenbush, bead work, jewelry, crafts, medicine bags, Indigenous Artist, First Nations, Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada, Pass The Feather

Judi Quackenbush Artist Gallery Contact Judi Quackenbush Saugeen First Nation My name is Judi Quackenbush, I am from Saugeen First Nation. I was born and raised in the Greater Toronto Area. I spent my summers as a young child with my Grandmother on our reservation near Sauble Beach. While I loved listening to my Grandmother’s […]