Horse Blanket, Gauntlets & Mountain Columbine
Mixed media: sepia ink, watercolour, wax resist, Moose hide, glass beads, 24K gold beads, Horse hair, embroidery thread.
Kristi Bridgeman & Lisa Shepherd
A horse blanket, laid down upon a “kokum” print fabric, and rodeo gauntlets show the horse culture of the Métis and of the early days of the Canadian Rockies.
Endemic flowers: The Mountain Columbine on each side inspires the central traditional floral beadwork design.