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Congratulations to Santa Fe Indian Market 2015 OVERALL BEST OF SHOW winner, Carol Emarthle-Douglas!! This piece is stunning, poignant, and powerful. I am in awe of this work and honor the head, hand and heart that the artist brought to this piece. Bravo, Carol!!
Class XI: Basketry (Best of Show)
Carol Emarthle-Douglas (Northern Arapaho-Seminole), “Cultural Burdens,” which represents the “burden” of baskets of various tribes in 22 attached miniature baskets; coiled, twined and plaited weave, with a variety of tree splints, silk thread, sinew, pine- needles, wood, pewter beads, and deer hide
Daniel Nadelbach FIne Art Photography