Birdie Real Bird – The Brinton 101
Birdie Real Bird
AKA: Basaanee Ahush (First Many Times) Apsaalooke
Birdie grew up and lives along the Little Bighorn River, below the Little Bighorn Battlefield on the Medicine Tail Coulee on the Crow Reservation. A master beader inducted into Montana’s Circle of American Masters in Visual Folk & Traditional Arts by the Montana Arts Council on April 25, 2014. Her work has been collected by various museums across the country. She was featured in the Cowboys & Indians magazine in 2016. She is also a board member for the Plains Indian Committee, Buffalo Bill Center of the West Plains Indian Museum.