Wolf in Black Spruce IV: Our Land, Our Ancestors Brooch/Pendant

Sterling Silver, Copper, 18 Karat Gold, Sterling 18

Now hard obstacles,
Where generations wandered.
It was ours, you know.

She stands accusingly, as if facing off to us. Her landscape resonates with the knowledge, both hard wired and learned, of how to wrest a living here: how to travel, cooperate, communicate, and survive. What have we done to her habitat?

–Joan Tenenbaum, 2011.