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Artist's Profile
Tribal Affilation:
Institute of American Indian Arts - Associate of Fine Arts degree.
University of Wisconsin-Madison - B.S. in Education
Permanent Collections:
Methods and Style of Work:
Wendy creates contemporary Plains beadwork using a variety of materials including brain-tanned buckskin, porcupine quills, brass
beads and cones.
Signature or Hallmark:
About The Artist:
Born on the Menomiee Reservation in Wisconsin. Wendy learned beadwork from her mother. She taught Native American
Language, Culture and History on the Menominee Reservation. She says that her inspiration comes from anywhere, and
everywhere, the past, present and future.
Wendy Boivin
Other Information:
Wendy's styles vary from traditional ceremonial objects to the gas tank cover on her brother's Harley.
Friday, February 17, 2012
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