Made from a soft soapstone, this carving is of a mother bear swimming with her babies on her back. Carved by Pitsulak Pinguatuk, from Kangiqsujuaq, Nunavik, this is one of our favorite new pieces in the store. The bears all have tons of personality in their faces – they seem to be having a blast! We hope you like this carving as much as we do!
Title: Swimming Bear Family
Artist: Pitsulak Pinguatuk
Community: Kangiqsujuaq, Nunavik
Size: 11" long; 5" tall; 4" wide
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