Helen Kaloon, Gjoa Haven, NU: Fibre

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Helen started sewing when she was 8 years old. She combines her seamstress skills and artistic hand to record her peoples’ culture and heritage on appliqué tapestry art. She creates a new style of traditional clothing but also beautiful tapestries and wall hangings. Helen Rose designs from her imagination – seal and fish mermaids, geese flying with children and seals with children riding on them.

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