Inuit  Carving, Walking Bear, by Ottokie Ashoona
Inuit  Carving, Walking Bear, by Ottokie Ashoona
Inuit  Carving, Walking Bear, by Ottokie Ashoona
Inuit  Carving, Walking Bear, by Ottokie Ashoona
Inuit  Carving, Walking Bear, by Ottokie Ashoona
Inuit  Carving, Walking Bear, by Ottokie Ashoona
Inuit  Carving, Walking Bear, by Ottokie Ashoona

Inuit Carving, Walking Bear, by Ottokie Ashoona

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Inuit Carving

Serpentine Stone

Walking Bear

Signed on foot by the artist.

Carver- Ottokie Ashoona

Cape Dorset, Nunavut, Canada

Ottokie Ashoona was born in Cape Dorset, Baffin Island.  Ottokie comes from a family of Inuit artists, his father Kala and his Uncle  Kiawak were the two mst renowned Cape Dorset carvers.  His grandmother, Pitseolak Ashoona was a famous graphic artist.  His older brother is Ohio Ashoona, who is also a carver.  Ottokie learned a lot of carvingtechniques from watching him.

Ottokie’s favorite subject is the Polar Bear.  His carvings sell out quickly.

This piece measures over 9“ in length and is 4-1/2” high and 3” wide.

It weighs over 4 pounds.

It is in excellent condition.  It came from a shop that has closed due to retirement.