Quentin or "Swede" is a self taught artist who has been working his quarry pit and carving pipestone since the early 1970’s.

A third generation master artist, he specializes in Buffalo Effigy pipes and outstanding examples of many other traditional pipe styles. 

Quentin is a grandson of Moses Crow and Estella Crow-Wilson, who settled in the area around 1927 and worked the pipestone quarries at that early time.

He is currently employed by the National Park Service as a Chief of Maintenance.

Quentin is an enrolled member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Dakota Nation.