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The artist uses her culture's traditional beading techniques, but with a high-fashion twist.

Native American Artist Jamie Okuma Talks Custom Shoe Works

Native American Artist Jamie Okuma Talks Custom Shoe Works

"Native American artist Jamie Okuma is battling cultural appropriation one fab shoe at a time." *Link to article in our profile!

Christian Louboutin high heel shoes with Native art by Jamie Okuma at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Christian Louboutin high heel shoes with Native art by Jamie Okuma at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Native Art -Boots by Artist Jamie Okuma. Only the most beautiful boots I've ever seen!! It took her 6 months to sew each individual bead on.  These are now on display at Peabody Essex Museum.

Native Art -Boots by Artist Jamie Okuma. Only the most beautiful boots I've ever seen!! It took her 6 months to sew each individual bead on. These are now on display at Peabody Essex Museum.

Custom beaded shoes made by Shoshone-Bannock and Luiseno Native artist Jamie Okuma. Her work is amazing.

Custom beaded shoes made by Shoshone-Bannock and Luiseno Native artist Jamie Okuma. Her work is amazing.

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