Gordon Coons

Gordon Coons is a self-taught artist, creating works in a variety of mediums including linoleum block prints, paintings, pen and ink, carvings in stone and wood. Coons’ heritage is Ojibway from Lake Superior Chippewa Band of Wisconsin (from his father) and Ottawa from Michigan (from his mother). He is an enrolled member of the Lac Courte Oreilles Tribe of northern Wisconsin. He will teach about print making using shells from the river at the Kinship of Rivers events.