Contemporary Traditional

Alder, Acrylic, Twine


Stonington At 35

“The form of the rattle comes from the Grouse rattles used for dancing during the Klookwalli winter ceremony. Instead of grouse head the bird has taken on the form of a Hinkeet’sam, or serpent. Atop the rattle is the super natural wolf who would have carried off the initiated individual.”

Adam McIsaac