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Standing Bear

Standing Bear is a welcoming figure. It is hand carved in yellow cedar with painted traditional First Nation design elements by Kwakwaka'wakw master carver and artist Cecil Dawson of Port Alberni, BC.

"Standing Bear comes from my memories of watching bears fishing in rivers up and down the coast of Vancouver Island in the fall." -Cecil Dawson, Kwakuitl Nation

Product code: 91-21um
Medium: Yellow Cedar / Acrylic Paint
Length: 5"
Width: 5"
Height: 12 1/2"
Weight: 1.46kg

Meet the artist

Dawson, Cecil

Dawson, Cecil

Born into a family of artists, Cecil Dawson began his artistic career at a very young age. His grandfather Jimmy Dick, a totem and mask carver, taught Cecil the intricacies of carving. Cecil also spent time under the tutelage of his cousin, mask c...

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