We haven’t only been calling this piece “The Big Eagle” because of its big, blocky features. With its large claws and sharp beak, it seems to stand authoritatively, demanding attention from anyone who passes by. Crafted by Cape Dorset artist, Kakee Ningeosiak, this eagle stands twelve inches tall and is carved from a beautiful, black version of the stone, serpentine.
Artist: Kakee Ningeosiak
Community: Cape Dorset
Size: 12" tall; 8.5" wide; 4.5" deep
This carving, of a polar bear cub following its mother, was carved by the talented Cape Dorset artist, Kooyoo Peter. This piece is fifteen inches long and eight inches tall, and made out of a dark-colored serpentine, making it an automatic eye-catcher. It would be...
This beluga whale, by artist Johnny Kilabuk, is crafted from a dark serpentine and is sculpted swimming happily through the sea. It would make the perfect gift for the ocean-lover at heart! Title: Beluga Artist: Johnny Kilabuk
Title: Bird Spirit (1998)Artist: Toonoo SharkyCommunity: Cape Dorset: This piece is easily identified as the sinuous artistry of this popular sculptor. Rich with layers of meaning, it is an impressive, contemplative figure. Size: 16½" tall; 11" wide; 4" deepMaterials: Serpentine, antlerPrice: $6,000.00