Whitehead is from the James Smith First Nation and was born in 1957. Jerry received a Bachelor of Arts in Indian Art, from the University of Regina in 1983 and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design in Halifax in 1987. “Powwow dancers have been an ongoing theme in my work. The subject matter has been ideal for expressing a part of my culture as well as accommodating changes in my work. Many of the issues that accompany the dancers are about life in general or what affects me at the time.”
Cultural Background: Cree, Saskachewan
These beautifully designed, blank inside, notecards are perfect for celebrating any occasion (or simply a delightful thank you note) and make a lovely art piece worth framing.