Pendant - Sterling Silver - Round - Eagle
Product Code: YB071W2
Artist: Yul Baker
Nation: Coast Salish/Nuu-chah-nulth/Kwakwaka'wakw
Hand carved and crafted by Yul Baker.
Born in North Vancouver in 1973, Yul Baker is an Indigenous artist of Coast Salish, Nuu-chah-nulth, and Kwakwaka’wakw descent. Yul carries two traditional names: one from the Kwakwaka'wakw: Walla-bossa-ma, and one from the Nuu-chah-nulth: Ge-mock-soth. He is an avid athlete and won a World Championship in lacrosse with the Rochester Nighthawks in 1997. Yul has been working as an artist since 2003 and has trained with Kwakwaka'wakw artist Klatle-Bhi and Coast Salish/Tlingit artist Ray Natrall. He primarily carves masks in red and yellow cedar, and is also currently producing intricate cutout silver jewelry.In February 2008, Yul graduated from the Northwest Coast Jewellery Arts Program at Vancouver's Native Education College, which was led by Haida/Kwakwaka’wakw artist Dan Wallace.
The EAGLE signifies friendship, peace, power, loyalty, and grace.
Sterling silver pendant
Made in Canada
Chain sold separately