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Anna has been blessed with support from many sources, and would like to personally thank the following for their past and continued moral and/or financial support in her endeavors:


Marie Ehlers (my oldest daughter and master Chilkat spinner),
Willis Ehlers (the husband who has always stayed by my side supporting my weaving),
Billy Ehlers (my son and the best looking Chilkat model around),
Alexis Ehlers (my youngest child and newest Chilkat apprentice)

The people of Juneau, Klukwan, and Haines, Alaska

Senator Frank Ferguson

Senator John Sackett

Senator Nels Anderson

Governor Jay Hammond

Lieutenant Governor Fran Ulmer

Senator Vic Fischer, Alaska Constitution Delegate

Sam Kito, Alaska Native leader and cultural advocate

Mayor William Overstreet, Juneau

Governor Frank Murkowski

United States Artists Foundation, Los Angeles and New York

Juneau Arts and Humanities Council

Institute of Alaska Native Arts

Alaska State Council on the Arts

Lori Pourier and First Peoples Fund, Rapid City, South Dakota

Alaska State Museum, Bettye Hulbert and Steve Henrikson

Sealaska Corporation

Rosita Worl and Sealaska Heritage Foundation

Klukwan, Inc.

Goldbelt, Inc.

Jenny Thlunaut, Klukwan

Nathan and Dorica Jackson

Steven C. Brown

Robert Corbisier

All of my brothers and sisters (Anita, Amelia, Christina, Austin, Randall, and William), and most of all, my parents, Elsie and the late Austin Brown.

And everyone who loves and appreciates Chilkat weaving!