Sealskin Bracelet

by Inez Shinwak
$50.00

Soft and lustrous sealskin bracelets, tinted in various hues - burgundy, maroon, olive, or natural. 

Sealskin
Diameter approximately 8 cm, width 2 cm

Inez Shiwak is a seamstress, video artist and producer from Rigolet, NL who also works as a researcher and activist. Shiwak learned her skills as a seamstress from her mother, Jane Shiwak, who is one of few artists in Nunatsiavut who continues to make Inuit dolls. Shiwak first learned pattern making as a way of participating in intergenerational knowledge sharing, which is at the core of Inuit craft. She is known for her sealskin works.