blackjackShelby Blackjack: Residing in the Yukon and an active member of the Little Salmon Carmacks First Nation, Blackjack is a recognized role model, artist and educator of Northern Tutchone descent. Building strong community connections and cultural programs within the areas of arts, education and cultural traditions is present in every aspect of her life. Blackjack is known for gathering and sharing her knowledge in these areas with anyone who is willing to learn. She comes from a long line of artisans and storytellers, and loves to share the history behind the traditional art forms that she teaches.