Tag Archives: Alaska

R is for Ronald Senungetuk

Helbing Collection A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week for 26 weeks, I will highlight an item or items from our Helbing Collection of Native American Arts and Crafts. Ronald Senungetuk (born 1933) is an Inupiat artist … Continue reading

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I is for Ivory carving

Helbing Collection A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week for 26 weeks, I will highlight an item or items from our Helbing Collection of Native American Arts and Crafts. This week I am highlighting one of my … Continue reading

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Collection Highlight – Alaskan Doll

This 14 inch high doll has a carved wooden face is part of the Cleora Helbing Native American Arts and Crafts Exhibit. According to Miss Helbing’s own notes, “It is dressed in a completely authentic Eskimo costume: white ermine parka … Continue reading

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