Chilkat Protector Mask – Yellow

Thigh-spun Merino Wool and Cedar Bark Warp, Merino Wool Weft Yarns, Natural Dyes, Copper Cones (Woven using Chilkat finger-twined techniques)
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For hundreds of years, Chilkat dancing blankets have recorded history, clan migration and stories for the Indigenous peoples of the Northwest Coast. “Chilkat Protector” serves as a record of this time. We took care of each other, we survived. We are still weaving.
 
Below is a short video on Chilkat Protector.

This piece will be on display at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum from May 2023 — April 2024.