A Selection Of Quality Native Fabric
From Indigenous Canadian Designers
Shannon Gustafson (Ojibwe) is a member of Whitesand First Nation and a long term resident of Thunder Bay, Ontario, She works as a full time artist and has experience in various artistic mediums such as beadwork, textiles, traditional clothing/regalia, woodworking and painting. She is well known for her floral beadwork which is inspired by the ancestors of her tribe. As an indigenous artist she is committed to cultural preservation through continual learning and sharing her gifts.
Most of our designs are created by 1st Nations artists - however some are designed by other ethnicities.
As an artist if you would like more information on our reimbursement programs please feel free to contact us below.
All of our artists retain control of their designs and we produce them under mutually agreed arrangements.
First Trend's passion is supporting artists that produce indigenous designs.
We would like to see the beauty of these creations along with the spiritual understanding available for everyone to enjoy.