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Blanche
Winters

Photo: Blanche Winters
Credit: Artist
Blanche
Winters

Medium:

duffle, fabric, seal skin

Artistic Community:

Makkovik, NL

Date of Birth:

Artists may have multiple birth years listed as a result of when and where they were born. For example, an artist born in the early twentieth century in a camp outside of a community centre may not know/have known their exact date of birth and identified different years.


1963

Work

Website

Biography

Blanche Winters is a renowned seamstress from Makkovik, Nunatsiavut, NL. Her work is displayed across Canada and internationally, notably with "Canada Goose: Project Atigi" . Winters is also a teacher, educating children over the past 17 years on the art of making clothing.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
Makkovik crafter excited to design parka for new collection by Canada Goose January 31, 2020 CBC News
Canada Goose Taps 18 Inuit Designers to Design Bespoke Parkas For Project Atigi 2.0 January 17, 2020 Maddison Glendinning

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
Nunatsiavut: Our Beautiful Land October 3 - November 24, 2019 La Guilde

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
Project Atigi Seamstress 2020 Canada Goose