Siberian Yup'ik Fur & Bead Artist Barbara Apangalook

Barbara Apangalook grew up in Gambell, Alaska on St. Lawrence Island. She attributes her interest and love of Native crafts to her mother and father, grandmother and the close-knit community of Gambell, where to exist and to observe and learn. Today, the Siberian Yupik people are acknowledged for their distinguished artistic talent, of which Barbara is proud and grateful to be a part