Veronica
Flowers

Veronica
Flowers

Medium:

duffle, fabric, seal skin, textile

Artistic Community:

Hopedale, NL

Date of Birth:

Artists may have multiple birth years listed as a result of when and where they were born. For example, an artist born in the early twentieth century in a camp outside of a community centre may not know/have known their exact date of birth and identified different years.


25 June 1999

Work

Biography

Veronica Flowers is an artisan from Hopedale, Labrador. She began sewing at the age of 11 when she made her first pair of moosehide slippers at a local sewing camp, assisted by Sarah Jensen and her grandmother Andrea Flowers. She continued to make slippers and began sewing other things as well, such as Inuit dolls and sealskin boots. Currently, she enjoys creating tiny boot keychains, sealskin earrings, and sealskin mitts for family and friends, as well as to sell. Many of her crafts are sold to torngat Arts and Crafts in Nain, Labrador, as well as sold to tourists on seasonal ships that visit Nunatsiavut.View Long Biography and Citations

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
SakKijâjuk: Fine Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut Oct 2016 - Jan 2017 The Rooms Provincical Art Gallery

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September 12, 2017 Created by: Veronica Flowers