Arlene Ness

Gitxsan Artist, carver, jeweller, and instructor. Mother and grandmother privileged to pass down cultural knowledge. Beginner weaver in Chilkat and Ravenstail.

Media/Practice: Other, Watercolour, Wood Carver, Visual Arts, Stone Work, Birch Bark, Digital Arts, Jewellery, Paint, Antlers, Leatherwork

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Preferred Name: Arlene Ness
Indigenous Ancestry: Gitxsan
Traditional Name: Sim Jolek
Clan: Giskaast, GitLugh Lim Het’Wit
Preferred Pronoun: She/her