Killer Whale, from the Haida Native Americans. The Haida are an indigenous people of British Columbia, Canada and British North America, formerly the Russian Territories.

Killer Whale, from the Haida Native Americans. The Haida are an indigenous people of British Columbia, Canada and British North America, formerly the Russian Territories.

The single most characteristic shape in all of Northwest Coast style art is the ovoid and these are some of it's variations, there are many more. They all follow the same rules effectively described by Bill Holm in his landmark book "Northwest Coast Indian Art: an analysis of form", 1965.  via Barry Herem FB

The single most characteristic shape in all of Northwest Coast style art is the ovoid and these are some of it's variations, there are many more. They all follow the same rules effectively described by Bill Holm in his landmark book "Northwest Coast Indian Art: an analysis of form", 1965. via Barry Herem FB

This kind of detail is awesome; but I would be putting Baldír up-front... (Even if it is a fox)

This kind of detail is awesome; but I would be putting Baldír up-front... (Even if it is a fox)

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