I am delighted to announce that I have been awarded an Aboriginal Artists Materials and Supplies Assistance Grant, from the Ontario Arts Council. Thanks to the Ontario Arts Council for its generous support in the completion of a series of paintings depicting my interpretations of Wyandot themes. Tizameh!
…digital rendering of an original drawing in pencil, by Richard Zane Smith. This twelve petal floral pattern, describes the Clan and Phratry divisions of the Wandat…
Over the past two years, we’ve become aware of our maternal Wyandot, Potawatomi, Lenape and most likely Wendat Ancestry. One of the most affirming aspects of this incredible gift is how completely and easily I feel I have merged with this information and how relieved I am that my spirituality locks into the spiritual paradigm […]
Rastia’ta’non:ha, Seneca Nation man; Wolf clan and supporters, sit amid a circle of fallen red oaks cradled within the confines of man made hillocks and valleys on a beautiful High Parkafternoon. This sensitive, natural habitat has been stripped of grass, the man made dips and high points of this once beautiful environment lie barren and desolate. A dead tree stump at the top of the mound stands sentinel to the desecration, large oaks, birch and aspen over arch the place in seeming sadness.