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The NWT Mace

The story of the making of the mace After successfully completing the commemorative carving, when a call for entries for design and production of the new NWT mace was made, Bill and Dolphus and I [...]

May 8th, 2011|

Inspiration for Twilight Series

Perhaps I was inspired by my experience watching the midnight sun, but one year I was driving from Nova Scotia to Toronto for the One-of-a-kind show in November. My very favourite and first car- a [...]

May 8th, 2011|

From the Aupilattunnguaq project

The Official Symbols of Nunavut Project The making of this project was a reunion of sorts. It was to be done over 6 weeks in Iqaluit in the fall of 2000. Nunavut Arctic College agreed [...]

May 8th, 2011|

The Great Northern Arts Festival

I was privileged to have been a participant at the festival five times since 1997. Each year was different, but all were very special. It was a wonderful opportunity to share knowledge, visit old friends, [...]

May 6th, 2011|

The Commemorative Carving

This piece was commissioned to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the festival. Its vision was to create a sculpture with a team of 5 artists representing the cultural diversity of the Northwest Territories. Inuvialuit, Dene, [...]

May 5th, 2011|