Tag Archives: First Nations art

Duncan’s Totem Tour

First Nations culture has always played a huge role in life in the Cowichan Valley, to the point were the main city, Duncan, is known as The City of Totems.  There is much native history seen in every facet of … Continue reading

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Port Alberni’s Ahtsik Native Art Gallery

You get a couple of unexpected bonuses when you walk through the doors of Port Alberni’s Ahtsik Native Art Gallery – the beautiful aroma of cedar permeates every nook and cranny. And, in addition to enjoying the striking work created … Continue reading

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Coombs’ Coastal Carvings Fine Art Gallery features diverse contributions from First Nations artisans

  The collection of buildings and businesses that comprise the tiny community of Coombs these days is diverse, to say the least.  Most folks head for the famous Coombs Market, better known these days as Goats on the Roof. But … Continue reading

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