Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Berry Basket (Strawberry and Cockleshell design)

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“The designs represent the seeds of the strawberry and ridges on a cockleshell.”

Teri Rofkar

Teri Rofkar

Teri Rofkar

Tlingit

Sitka, Alaska, USA

(1956-2016)

Teri Rofkar was awarded a National Endowment of the Arts (NEA) Heritage Fellowship in May 2009. The fellowship is considered the highest award for traditional folk arts and crafts in the United States. Recipients are considered “living cultural treasures.”