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Amy Willier, owner of Moonstone Creation, Has Passed Away



Owner of Moonstone Creation, Cree Knowledge keeper, educator, artist and entrepreneur, Amy Willier reportedly dead. According t reports Amy Willier was found dead last night after complaining of feeling lightheaded. Circumstances surrounding her death is not yet known as at the time of filing this report.

Amy Willier and her mother Yvonne Jobin, who opened Moonstone Creation together in 2009 after she had her first baby. The Moonstone creation was initially a home-based business operated then by Amy’s mother who was a long-time indigenous artisan.

The news of Amy’s death was confirmed in a social post today January 23 2021.

A Facebook user posted – My cousin Amy Willier was a beautiful, funny and world class beader and Cree artisan. She and my aunty Yvonne have made moccasins for all of my relatives over the years for their journey to the spirit world. She was the face and voice of Moonstone Creation Native Gallery and Gift Shop and a major influence in Calgary and Treaty 7 as an Indigenous entrepreneur who shared her cultural teachings and gifts with the world. I’m completely shocked and the community has lost a major influence and role model. My thoughts and prayersare with my Aunty Yvonne and her son Colton.

Tributes Floods Social Media

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