We like to look at the character of the sculptures in our business in order to give our customers something that they can connect to – sometimes it is just a small twinkle in the eye that does it. This piece is no exception. Carved by Jimmy Tunnillie, of the Cape Dorset community, this serpentine bear has a striking face and body, giving the bear the illusion of being in motion, and making him quite the catch!
Title: Walking Bear
Artist: Jimmy Tunnillie
Community: Cape Dorset
Size: 9.25" long; 5.25" tall; 3.5"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