Mixed media: sepia ink, watercolour, pastel sgrafitto, wax resist, Moose hide, glass beads.
Kristi Bridgeman & Lisa Shepherd
“Métis Rose” is inspired by the reverse side of the pouch beaded by Suzette (Chalifoux) Swift for her Granddaughter, Eunice. The five-petal rose has come to represent Métis women.
Endemic flowers clockwise: brown eyed susan, harebell/ alpine forget-me-nots, prairie rose/wild strawberry, white aster and in the center, the beaded Métis rose.