Local painter, graphic designer, and skateboard artist, Walt Pourier of Nakota Designs, is the artist in residence at the Denver Art Museum. As an Oglala Lakota, Walt uses art, design, and skateboarding as creative empowerment for the youth he works with in Denver and in Indian country.

Rocky Mountain PBS, Network Inc.

Executive Producer
Lisa D. Olken

Post Producer/Videographer/Editor
Janine Trudell

Photographs Courtesy of
Walt Pourier

Additional Videography
Boots Kennedye
Director of Production
Michael Reynolds

Director of Creative Content
Donna Sanford

Doug Price