Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Spruce Root Basket

by


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.”