Image courtesy of artist

Image courtesy of artist

theresa secord

 

TRIBE: Penobscot

MEDIUM: Basketry

LOCATION: Waterville, Maine

 

2010 ARTIST IN BUSINESS LEADERSHIP FELLOW

2009 COMMUNITY SPIRIT AWARD HONOREE

 

“I believe the practice of traditional culture, including our basketry, has remarkable healing capability, as we have seen countless examples of this over time." - Theresa Secord

“Theresa has truly worked in the interest of community and without her spirit our artists might still be struggling to maintain our traditions. Theresa’s work binds our language, our artistry and our songs in the hearts of our people.” - David Moses Bridges, Nominator

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