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

Native Artists Online- Early March 2020 Edition

By Mickey B | March 2, 2020

Before I begin I want to take a moment to thank this month’s artist for such a powerful, honest and personal interview. Such a candid look at an Indigenous adoptee’s journey is rare and a real blessing for educating the collective societal ignorance surrounding this subject. I am humbled by Renee’s level of candor and … Read more

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

By Mickey B | 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 art to revisit the first artist I wrote about in this series and explore one of her other passions, writing. If you follow Wapshkankwet/Sarah Perrot on social media and/or her Patreon, then you already know … Read more

Native Artists Online- December Edition

By Mickey B | December 3, 2019

This month I interviewed Tiwuxiwulh (@Tiwuxiwulh on twitter) to learn more about the fascinating world of cedar weaving and I was not disappointed. I found an artist who is committed to their community and to honoring this important traditional art form. Rooted in his ancestors teachings, his activism, his love and respect for cedar, and … 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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It is not just “a feather in her hair”

July 13, 2020

Not too long ago, Rick Riordan, author of the popular Percy Jackson series, posted a blog about a character, Piper … Read more

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