Margaret Nazon creates celestial beadwork from Hubble telescope images

by Avery Zingel - April 5, 2018

The art of Margaret Nazon blends traditional beadwork with celestial images captured by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope. Her work depicts nebulae, constellations and entire galaxies using beadwork on black velvet and canvas. Nazon hails from Tsiigehtchic, a Gwich’in community located at the confluence of the Mackenzie and the Arctic Red rivers. At the age of…

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