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.