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Click for larger image. Nanaboozhoo is the shapeshifting mythical protaganist in many Ojibwe stories. Print comes with 8 x 10 inch guide to find the hidden animals. Original available - inquire by email.Continue reading
Click for larger view. The pegacorn is the most majestic creature of all, infused with magic and power which cannot be confined to the ground, or even a planet. Original available - inquire by email.Continue reading
Click for larger image. Interview With The Vampire was one of my favorite books when I was a teenager, and this painting is my homage to the miserable, ever-brooding, tragic and romantic Louis. Original available - inquire by email.Continue reading
Click for larger image. A Queen creates everything around her, and holds its destruction or deliverance in her hand.Continue reading
Click for larger image. Ojibwe prophesy foretold a resting spot along our migration, in the form of a turtle-shaped island with its head facing west. There the tribe would be safe for a short while, but must not stay too long, for the Light Skinned People were coming. Painted on two 18 x 24 inch panels. Original available - inquire by email.Continue reading
Click for larger image. In the old Ojibwe stories, Cardinal saved Wolf from a prank that had temporarily blinded him. Being visited by a cardinal means you are not seeing clearly, and you need to look at your life with fresh eyes.Continue reading
Click for larger image. Originally, the Ojibwe lived on the East Coast of North America. The tribe began a migration west after there was a prophecy about pale people coming. Some stayed behind to keep honoring the sunrise in the east, the Door to Knowledge, even though they knew they'd be destroyed. The Daybreak People, as they were called, have been gone for a long time, but Sunrise Ceremony is still performed by Ojibwe people today. Original available - inquire by email.
Click for larger image. The first meeting between the Ojibwe and the Light-Skinned People was described in the Fourth Fire of the Seven Fires Prophesies. It was said that the Pale Man would be wearing either the face of brotherhood or the face of death - but these two faces look the same, and only time would tell which one he chose. Original available - inquire by email.Continue reading
Click for larger view As the Ojibwe people migrated over the generations, the way west was blocked by Lake Michigan. Some went south to try to find a way around, and others settled and drifted away from the teachings. A vision came to a young boy, depicting a path of rocks across racing water. Those who were still searching for the way west doubled back to find a swift river, which they followed north and found a series of islands across Lake Huron, finally creating their path westward again. Original available - inquire by email.Continue reading
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