“Welcoming Our Ancestor’s” Inuvialuit Art

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“Welcoming Our Ancestor’s”

Inuvialuk Elder Dancing, Singing and Drumming

In this carving, I have an Inuvialuk Drummer, Singing to our elderly Grandmother

This is a story of our beliefs of Northern Lights and our Elders

They believed that when Northern Lights came along after drumming, our Ancestor’s have come to check on us

Soapstone
Moose Antler Drum

16″ Tall
9 x 6″

Made by my Uncle

For more of my Uncle Derrald, please follow the link below 🙂
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