Phebe
Bentley

Photo: Phebe Bentley
Credit: Artist
Phebe
Bentley

Medium:

beading, beadwork, jewellry, organic materials

Artistic Community:

Montreal, QC

Date of Birth:

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1982

Work

Biography

Phebe Bentley is a seamstress and jeweller from Kangirsuk, Nunavik, QC, now based in Montreal, QC. Crafting under her label, “Lookin Sharp by Phebe”, Bentley creates beaded caribou antler earrings using antlers sourced from Nunavik. Among her favourite things to create are earrings that emulate the qulliq, a seal oil lamp.View Long Biography and Citations