About the Designer Mark Anthony Jacobson
Native Name: Pey-sim-away-apey-binasi (which translates to Rainbow Thunderbird) Hailing from the Anishinaabe community, Mark Anthony Jacobson is an Ojibwe artist born in Sioux Lookout, Ontario, Canada. Inspired by his Ojibwe heritage and the relationships between animals, humanity and spirituality, his artistic journey began at the age of 13. His work reflects the Ojibway cultural belief in the interconnected world of beings, the transformative nature of reality and the Spirit inherent in that connectivity. It also mirrors a belief in the Creator and the healing power of color and beauty. Healing Waters, is an amalgamation of his works that embrace the profound beauty of Ojibway culture through the originality and mastery of his work.
A portion of the proceeds from this collection will be donated to a charity that supports First Nations, Metis and Inuit communities.