Mockups creator on “Most Inspirational” list

Native Max Magazine 2012

Louie Gong, the founder of Eighth Generation and the creator of Mockups, was recently named to Native Max Magazine’s list of “Top 10 Most Inspirational Natives: Past and Present.”  The list also included icons like Wavoca, Maria Tall Chief, and Leslie Marmon Silko.  Here’s an excerpt:

Eighth Generation is a fresh and distinctive company that produces original artwork in the form of shoes, prints, shirts, skateboards, hand drums and custom made items.  …Gong named the company based off the inter-tribal concept of “seven generations” which as Louie states, “tells us that we should consider the consequences of our decisions seven generations into the future. I recognize that I’m standing on a foundation made stable and rich with stories because of my ancestor’s good decisions and sacrifices.” Cont’d in print…

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