Eva Bryant was born and raised in Eek, Alaska. She is very proud she is able to sew and teach students. She was allowed to sew at a very early age, about 4 or 5, learning from her mother and grandmother. She went to school in Eek until 8th grade, then from 9 - 12 grade in Anchorage. She works with school kids, grades 3 - 12, teaching them native crafts. Her artwork is made with seal and sea otter.