A made-in-USA wool blanket with a pattern of arrow shapes that symbolize finding a good path in life, acknowledging that every path holds pitfalls and dangers, as well as opportunity. In this design, artist Deshawna Anderson honors the loss of missing and murdered indigenous Native people. The hourglass shape at the base of the largest blossom represents life's spiritual journey through the most difficult circumstances.
- 64" x 80"
- Unnapped; fabric is left uncombed for sharper pattern definition
- Felt binding
- Pure virgin wool/cotton
- Fabric woven in Pendleton American mills
- Dry clean
- Made in USA
- By Pendleton
About the artist: Designer Deshawna Anderson (White Mountain Ndeé [Apache]/Apsáalooke [Crow]) is a College Fund scholar. "Courage to Bloom" is the inaugural winner of the student competition for the American Indian College fund blanket design.