Sharni Pootoogook (Sharnee) (1922– 2003) Gosling
Sharni Pootoogook was born in Kinngait in 1922. Sharni was introduced to graphic arts and printmaking when the Kinngait printmaking program was established in the late 1950s. Her work quickly gained attention, and was included in the Cape Dorset 1964/1965 and 1966 annual print collections.
- Silk and cotton blend scarf (70% cotton, 30% silk)
- 50 x 178cm
- Features: Sharni Pootoogook (1922–2003) Goslings (1950s–1960s); Linen; screen printed. Reproduced with the permission of Dorset Fine Arts.
ᖃᓪᓗᓈᖅᑕᐃᑦ ᓯᑯᓯᓛᕐᒥᑦ Printed Textiles from Kinngait Studios is on now at the Textile Museum of Canada until June 1, 2021.