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Red Roses Earrings by Local Artist Racquel Kwe (Various Styles)
Red Roses Earrings by Local Artist Racquel Kwe (Various Styles)

Red Roses Earrings by Local Artist Racquel Kwe (Various Styles)

Regular price
$55.00
Sale price
$55.00

Handmade beaded earrings locally made 

Beaded fringe earrings featuring red roses 

Made with Czech glass beads, Charlotte true cut glass beads, and Toho glass beads

About Artist:

“Racquel Kwe” (Racquel Banaszak) is a local Anishinaabe artist based in
Minneapolis who specializes in mixed media visual art and handcrafted Indigenous
beadwork. She first started beading with her mother and aunties around a table when
she was 10. Her work focuses on Indigenous histories, lifeways, and contemporary
representation.


Racquel Banaszak (Bad River Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe) is a visual artist and
Indigenous education advocate based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She earned a
graduate certificate in Native American Studies from Montana State University (2018)
and a Bachelor of Science degree from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design
(2012). She studied Aboriginal Visual Culture at the Ontario College of Art & Design
University in Toronto, Canada.