This protective mother owl stands proudly over her chick, defending her baby while dressed in a deep, dark, green and brown serpentine. Carved by the brilliant hands of Joanasie Manning, of the Cape Dorset community, this piece is quite striking, and a beautiful example of his talent.
Title: Owl and Chick
Artist: Joanasie Manning
Community: Cape Dorset
Size: 12" wide; 8.25" tall; 4.5" deep
Materials: Serpentine, antler
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