Sunday, February 27, 2011

Canada Post Celebrates Native Artist Daphne Odjig with New Postage Stamp

Ottawa, ON - Canada Post has issued three new stamps featuring the artwork of Canadian aboriginal artist Daphne Odjig. The stamps feature three of Odjig’s acrylic pieces. Each painting, Spiritual Renewal (1984), Pow-wow Dancer (1978), and Pow-wow (1969), is a representation of Odjig’s passion for the arts and love of her native heritage.

“Daphne’ Odjig’s colourful palette evokes strength and power,” said Jim Philips, Canada Post’s Director of Stamp Services. “Canada Post is proud to . . .

Full story at: Canada Post

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