• Google Doodle Celebrates the Life and Work of Native American Woodcarver Amanda Crowe

    11 days ago - By Time

    Google is celebrating the life and work of Amanda Crowe, an Eastern Band Cherokee Indian woodcarver and educator, to mark Native American Heritage Month.
    Friday's Google Doodle features an animated Crowe juxtaposed alongside real images of her carved work, with a score composed by her nephew William “Bill” H. Crowe Jr. playing throughout.
    Crowe was born in 1928 and raised within the Qualla boundary in North Carolina, a territory owned by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. She began carving at the age of four, and her prodigious talent quickly became apparent. Her uncle, himself a...
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  • Who Was Amanda Crowe? Legendary Cherokee Woodcarver Celebrated in Google Doodle

    Who Was Amanda Crowe? Legendary Cherokee Woodcarver Celebrated in Google Doodle

    11 days ago - By Newsweek

    Crowe was a prolific artist known for her expressive animal figures.
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