Albertine Crow Shoe
From Piikáni Nation is an accomplished Blackfoot jeweler and artist. Owner of Bull Plume Studio, Albertine creates jewelry inspired by her great grandfather. Bull Plume held a Winter Count, a history of the Blackfoot with pictographic images. Traditional Blackfoot culture still exists and thrives within modern society. It is a rich and spiritual world that Albertine interprets through the art of jewelry making. Her designs depict images that are symbolic to the Blackfoot ways of knowing.