~ Celebrating the Universal Children's Day 2013
"Sharing Stories with Odjig", © Simone McLeod
This blog is representing artwork by Nakawē-Anishinaabe artist Simone Mcleod of Manitoba, Canada.
Simone Mcleod (Aki-egwaniizid) is an Anishinaabe artist, born in Winnipeg, Manitoba in 1962 and a member of the James Smith Cree Nation in Saskatchewan. She belongs to he Name doodem (Sturgeon clan) of her mother's people, the Azaadiwi-ziibi Nitam-Anishinaabeg (Poplar River First Nation) of Manitoba. Simone's work has been appreciated by several art collectors and educational and health care institutions from Canada, as well as by many art lovers from the UK, Austria, France, the Netherlands, Greece, South Africa, Japan, India, and New Zealand.