ARTISTS - AUTHORS - AGRICULTURALISTS
Kelly Rae Thiess
Voton IK (NSRGNTS)
Birch Bark Designers
Ann M. Dunn
Brenda J. Child
Linda LeGarde Grover
Teresa R. Peterson
Roberta Hill Whiteman
First Food Farm & Seeds
Native Wise LLC
Red Lake Nation Foods
Sakari Farms(Spring Olson)
Spirit Lake Native Farms
North Circle Seeds
Name: Marcie Rendon
Tribal Affiliation: White Earth Band of Ojibwe tribal member
Art Medium: Author/Playwright/Poet.
Art Philosophy: 'create mirrors for us as native people'
Places Where Art Has Been Shown: Minneapolis, MN, Fargo, ND, Park Rapids, MN, Nett Lake, MN, Duluth, MN. AICHO Art Shows and Programs: A book signing in 2018.
What inspires me: All the Native artists who continue to put their hearts and minds out there for us all.
My ultimate art goal: To keep writing.
My advice for those interested in a career in art: Go for it.
Name: Jes Durfee
Tribal Affiliation: Fond du Lac Band of Ojibwe Direct Descendant
Art Medium: Glass Art
Art Philosophy: Keep practicing and always learning more and trying new and ancient techniques.
Who or what inspires me: Nature is my biggest inspiration.
What is your ultimate goal: To be able to communicate or build intrigue and wonderment in anyone no matter what language they speak or culture they are from by looking at my art and to keep refining my techniques and constantly learning.
My advice for those interested in a career in art: Just keep trying your best each time, stay focused and work hard at achieving your goals and then make new ones and work hard at achieving them too and just keep on learning, working and loving what you do.