Ann Smith

Ann Smith

Whitehorse, Yukon

Tutchone and Tlingit Raven's Tail Weaver

Ann Smith is of Tutchone and Tlingit ancestry. She is a member of the Wolf Clan, and makes her home in Whitehorse, Yukon. Ann’s name is synonymous with the weaving of Raven’s Tail regalia, robes, aprons, and bags. Ann refers to herself as a contemporary weaver whose work is based on traditional knowledge. Smith’s work has gained national and international recognition and has been included in gallery and museum exhibitions all over the world.  Ann was commissioned to weave a piece that was presented to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.