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    • Artist
    Massachusetts
    Primary Discipline: 
    Visual/Crafts - Jewelry
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)

    Jannette vanderhoop is from the Aquinnah Wampanoag tribe on Martha’s Vineyard. She is a serious, accomplished and prolific artist who makes authentic Indigenous jewelry.

    • NEFA Grantee
    • Artist
    Connecticut
    Primary Discipline: 
    Visual/Crafts - Mixed Media
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)

    I am focused on illustrating the stories of the Northeast Woodland People with emphasis on the Wabanaki Group (Abenaki, MicMac, Maliseet, Penobscot, Passamaquody). The stories and designs are worked on gourds which have been traditionally used by First People since 10,000 B.C.

    • Artist
    Maine
    Primary Discipline: 
    Visual/Crafts - Basket Weaving
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)

    Brown ash and sweetgrass basketry, beadwork, and reproductions of historical Wabanaki clothing.

    • NEFA Grantee
    • Artist
    Massachusetts
    Primary Discipline: 
    Dance - Ethnic
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)
    • Artist
    Massachusetts
    Primary Discipline: 
    Visual/Crafts - Ceramics
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)
    • Artist
    Connecticut
    Primary Discipline: 
    Visual/Crafts - General
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)

    To create with one's hands a cosmic masterpiece first derived from fleeting thoughts scrambled around in our brain; that is art. What started out as a small kindness and a desire to keep loved ones safe, transformed itself into a business.

    • Artist
    Vermont
    Primary Discipline: 
    Visual/Crafts - Musical Instruments
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)

    I started learning to make Native Americian Flutes over 2 years ago. I have been expanding my designs and make most of my flutes out of reclaimed wood. Aproximatly I make about 1/2 of them as custum orders for people. 

    • Artist
    Maine
    Primary Discipline: 
    Design - Fashion
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)

    I make luxury cloths with traditional passamaquoddy double-curve design beadwork. My hand-beaded overlay designs are a continuation on the traditional chiefs coats, peaked caps and wool blankets.

    • Artist
    Rhode Island
    Primary Discipline: 
    Visual/Crafts - Basket Weaving
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Artist (Individual)
    • Artist
    Connecticut
    Primary Discipline: 
    Theater - Playwriting
    Institution/Business Type: 
    Performing Groups

    Madeline Sayet is a citizen of the Mohegan Tribe in Connecticut, where she was raised on a combination of traditional Mohegan stories and Shakespeare.

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