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Friday, September 7, 2012

I love this map, I wish it was something that I was more familiar with, something I had learned in school.  My mothers family has been in the US since before the American Revolution, and there is a certain amount of native american on both sides of my family.  When I make jewelry I look for a connection between ornamentation and nature - which often seems to end up having references to indigenous aesthetics.
So here is my tiny shout out to the first peoples of the continent.