Artist Jeremy Wallace: Creation of Blow Guns

The Chickasaw Southeastern Art Show & Market

Chickasaw artist and musician Jeremy Wallace describes how the art of his blowguns evolved and the history of their use. The designs he uses tells the story of Chickasaw lives and lifeways. His close ties to his culture has roots in Mississippi and Oklahoma and he is inspired by the lives of his ancestors and family.

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Artist Jeremy Wallace: Double Spiral Design

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Chickasaw artist Jeremy Wallace discusses the symbolism that the double spiral design holds for him in the creation of his traditional blow guns.

Artist Jeremy Wallace: Inspired by Ancestors

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Chickasaw artist Jeremy Wallace is inspired by the voices of his ancestors.

Artist Jeremy Wallace: Respecting the Rabbit

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Chickasaw artist Jeremy Wallace provides insight into the respect his ancestors held for all living creatures.

Artist Jeremy Wallace: Ceremonial Drums

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Jeremy Wallace is inspired by his drums, which make the sound of a heartbeat, which represents the heartbeat of the Chickasaw people.

Artist Jeremy Wallace: Drum Design

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Chickasaw artist Jeremy Wallace overviews one of his painted drums.

Jeremy Wallace: Drumming and Singing

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During the always-popular Stomp Dances, singing is half the fun — and also has spiritual meaning.