Artists and Designers

Ojibwe / Canada

RS Gustafson



Shannon Gustafson (Kiiwednong Kwe) is a full-time artist from Whitesand First Nation, now in Thunder Bay. Inspired by powwow culture, she shares traditional knowledge, emphasizing Ojibwe floral beadwork. Shannon has received grants and awards, including the Hnatyshyn Foundation Reveal Indigenous Artist award.

Latest Collection

RSG 2024

A Collection by:

RS Gustafson

RSG 2024 by R S Gustafson is a tribute to Ojibwe matriarchs and Ogitchitaakwe. The collection’s standout feature includes three looks that showcase beaded cradleboards traditionally worn, paired harmoniously with matching skirts. Its modern expression of Anishinaabe florals serves as a celebratory homage to tradition and family.