Ten Cotton TapestryKanata Blanket
Art Collection, Kanata endeavors to capture both the traditional and contemporary designs of our artists with licensing programs that give back to the artist, the organization and the community.
An ideal way to celebrate any trip to the North West is with an item that is unique to this region and carries much significance in the native community.
In Salish ” Ten” means Mother. The original version was woven as a wall hanging in collaboration with the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia, Canada. Kanata Blanket has reproduced this under license from the Museum of Anthropology and royalties from the sale of this blanket are used by the Museum to promote Native heritage.
The striking range of geometric repeats woven in “Ten” symbolize the many life events and accomplishments of the designers, Debra and Robyn Sparrow.
Dedicated in honor of their mother, whose strength and wisdom has helped guide them through their many achievements.
Fringed cotton throw in single layer tapestry design. Faux suede lasered patch in tan that highlights this is a licensed design. Complemented with hang tag telling artists’ story and about the blanket.
About the artistsThe Sparrow Sisters have been continually inspired by their ancestors’ strength, creativity and intelligence, and Debra and Robyn Sparrow have been creating Salish weaving’s for over 20 years.
- 100% cotton
- Measures 52″ x 68″
Recommend dry cleaning, but can be hand washed in cold water separately. Hang to dry. Do not bleach.