Vote for our SXSW panel proposal!

By ali | November 16, 2020

This is our third year of proposing Native content and inclusion for the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) conference. Until 2018, I don’t recall seeing any Indigenous content from SXSW or by topic in panels. Our first year in 2018 of applying gave us some insight about how little visibility that modern Natives have in … Read more

Native Artists Online- Fall 2020 Edition

By Mickey B | October 24, 2020

I recently had an intriguing conversation with MAD, the artist formerly known as Maleaha Davenport, about the future of her art, collaboration, and her experience reconnecting with her roots and with her ancestors. MAD is a reconnecting multi-media ᏣᎳᎩ artist and poet that is currently undergoing the CNO enrollment process, on top of all things … Read more

It is not just “a feather in her hair”

By ali | July 13, 2020

Not too long ago, Rick Riordan, author of the popular Percy Jackson series, posted a blog about a character, Piper McClean, who is “part Cherokee”. The reason he wrote the blog was in response to backlash over the representation of the Cherokee character and the feathers that she wore in her hair. By the end … Read more

Just-a-bully Sarah

By ali | May 11, 2020

Update 7/9/2020. Over a year. I have said this numerous times and I express that with as much frustration now as when it kept going and going and going. On this point, I’m sure Sarah is out there somewhere tittering about all of it. New handle is @eatmyassbitxh, by the way. For over a year, … Read more

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Native Artists Online- Fall 2020 Edition

October 24, 2020

I recently had an intriguing conversation with MAD, the artist formerly known as Maleaha Davenport, about the future of her … Read more

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Native Artists Online- Early March 2020 Edition

March 2, 2020

Before I begin I want to take a moment to thank this month’s artist for such a powerful, honest and … Read more

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Native Artists (& Writers) Online: Interview With An Inspiring Writer Edition

January 31, 2020

Happy New Year (if calendars are your thing, if not Happy Winter)! This month I’m taking a break from writing about … Read more

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Native Artists Online- December Edition

December 3, 2019

This month I interviewed Tiwuxiwulh (@Tiwuxiwulh on twitter) to learn more about the fascinating world of cedar weaving and I … Read more

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Native Artists Online’s Big Winter Gift Giving Guide

November 5, 2019

It’s that time of year, whether you are buying gifts for winter holidays, traditional ceremony or solstice chances are that … Read more

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Native Artists Online- October Special: Halloween & Fall Color 2019 Edition

October 3, 2019

BEADS! This special all-month edition is packed full of beautiful beads, birch bark, ribbon shirts and more. Since this series … Read more

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Native Artists Online- Late September 2019 Edition

September 16, 2019

For this edition of Native Artists Online I talked to an amazing young artist whose talent is as undeniable as … Read more

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Native Artists Online- Early September 2019 Edition

September 2, 2019

This edition brings a fitting follow up to our August Featured Artist, Wapshkankwet, with her personal favorite beader Ali Watson (@igmuthankastore) as … Read more

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Native Artists Online- August 2019 Edition

August 2, 2019

This month NTVTWT will begin a monthly exploration of the artists of #NativeTwitter and Instagram, we will cover the work … Read more

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Vote for our SXSW panel proposal!

November 16, 2020

This is our third year of proposing Native content and inclusion for the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) conference. Until … Read more

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