Ferguson Plain

Ferguson Plain is an Ojibwe artist and author and a member of the bear clan of the Chippewas of Sarnia First Nation in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. He is self-taught and all his works are based on Ojibwe culture. Ferguson combines elements of realism and mysticism in his drawings and paintings and uses various mediums including acrylic, graphite, pen and ink.
Frybread Cree: Syllabics
Author: Ferguson Plain
Format: Paperback
  • Dakota’s friends had never seen frybread before. Dakota explains how it is made.

    Frybread, scone, bannock or gullet, there are as many ways to call it as there is to make it.

$15.95

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Amikoonse Little Beaver
Author: Ferguson Plain
Format: Paperback
  • Amikoonse is a beaver raised by a young boy. Therefore, Amikoonse knows little of the natural world to which he was born. One day he slips through a door left open. If Amikoonse has never seen or known his true home, how can he find it? This book gently explores the experience and feelings of seeking one’s place. In each illustration, Amikoonse is inspired, sheltered and led by hidden or misty images; younger children will have fun finding them on each page.

    Grades 1- 6

$7.95

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Eagle Feather, An Honour
Author: Ferguson Plain
Format: Paperback
  • Now that his Mishoomis, his grandfather, is gone, a young man remembers walking with him in the bush and listening to stories of the old days; he remembers being honored with an eagle feather at the powwow and not knowing what he had done to deserve this honor; he remembers his grandfather telling him that I had achieved a good deed from the first day he held me, as a baby, in his arms.

    Plains illustrations perfectly complement this deep little story and express the many layers of life's experiences.

$8.95

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Frybread
Author: Ferguson Plain
Format: Paperback
  • Dakota’s friends had never seen frybread before. Dakota explains how it is made.

    Frybread, scone, bannock or gullet, there are as many ways to call it as there is to make it.

$15.95

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La Banique de Dakota
Author: Ferguson Plain
Format: Paperback
  • Dakota’s friends had never seen frybread before. Dakota explains how it is made.

    Frybread, scone, bannock or gullet, there are as many ways to call it as there is to make it.

$15.95

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Nokomis and I
Author: Ferguson Plain
Format: Paperback
  • Ojibwa artist and author Ferguson Plain weaves another delightful story focussing on traditional Aboriginal values. Nokomis and I is an insightful story of a young boy's journey through nature with his grandmother Nokomis. As the boy and Nokomis walk, they discover a spider, Sespike, along their path. Nokomis stops to share the lesson of the spider's web, explaining how the Circle of Life is made up of humans, animals, plants, and stones delicately woven together. Each relies on their relationships to keep life in balance.

$10.95

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Potato Soup
Author: Ferguson Plain
Format: Paperback
  • Jethro entertains his guest with one of his famous stories over a bowl of his even-more-famous pinaboo ~ potato soup.

    Jethro tells a story of the Great Nanaboozho and how he tried to catch Waaboos ~ rabbit.

    It is a fun story of why the rabbit has long ears and back feet.

$25.95

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