THE STORY OF GRANDMOTHER SPIDER DESIGN
Native American Inspired Art & Jewelry
Rayne Pelham is the artist and curator behind Grandmother Spider Design. She is a descendant of both the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska and White Earth Band of Chippewa. After many years as an educator and producing artworks on occasion, she is now turning her hobby into a career. She specializes in Native American inspired designs producing art and jewelry that is truly unique.
The design studio's name is derived from the legend behind Rayne's Ojibwe name. Named when she was one, she is also, Nah quay Wa bun in nee go quay; translated she is Catches the Morning Sunrise Woman, a name given in honor of the story of Grandmother Spider.