Georgianna Houle

Georgianna Houle an enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians; she started creating beautiful red willow baskets at a young age. She was taught by her mother and grandmother, sitting next to them when she was very young, watching the process. As she grew she was given small task such as cleaning the red willow saplings for the baskets and cleaning and cutting ash to create the basket frames. Georgianna is from the Cree family, they are the only people on the Turtle Mountain Reservation making red willow baskets.


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