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Judi Quackenbush

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

Judi Quackenbush

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.

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

While I loved listening to my Grandmother's stories, I always felt something was missing. I needed to connect more with my culture. My Grandmother would cook us some scone, and we'd sit together making dreamcatchers. Crafting connects me with not only my heritage, but also my family.