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Canadian Native Indian Artists

Aaron Joseph

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Alan Natrall

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Albert Joseph

Albert was born in Squamish, British Columbia, Canada. This area is representative of the Coast Salish Nation, a tribe that has inhabited the southern region of British Columbia for thousands of years...

Alexi Underwood

Born on August 27th 1962, Alexi Underwood is of Coast Salish and Campbell River Kwa Guilth descent.
He was taught by his mother Marie E Moody and was greatly influenced by his grandfather Laquse Hamis James.

Alfred Robertson

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Andrew Mark Dexel

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Anthony Joseph

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Archie Gonzales

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Art Brown

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Art Harry

Art Harry was born and raised in Squamish! He started to learn how to carve from his Dad and his close friend, the late Chief Harry Joseph.

Barb Sibbald

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Barry Baker

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Barry Scow

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Bill Reid

One of Canada’s foremost artists, Haida artist Bill Reid, an outstanding gold and silversmith turned sculptor, was proclaimed a National Living Treasure...

Brad Joseph

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Brad Starr

Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Brad Starr is from the Fish Clan of the Haisla Nation with ancestry in Kitimaat, Kemano, Kitasoo, and Heiltsuk.

Bryan Williams

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Bryan Wilson

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Carl Joseph

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Carl Stromquist

Born in 1969, Carl is of Thompson descent. As well, he has been strongly influenced by Northwest Coast Native traditions and culture.

Charles August

Charles August lives in the Capilano area of North Vancouver.

Chester Joseph

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Chris Joseph

Chris P. Joseph was born in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He is a member of Squamish Tribe of Coast Salish Nation, which is located in the southern region of the British Columbia.

Chris Karl Joseph

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Chris Longley

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Chris Paul

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Clarence Nelson

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Cliff Wesley

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Cody Matthias

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Danny Waterworth

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Darcy Joseph

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Darin Lewis

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Darrell Kelly

Darrell Kelly, son of Tony Yelton, receiving last name from his mom side. Born in 1990, Darrell started carving at age of 15.

Darren Yelton

Tribal Affiliation: Coast Salish Nation, Birthplace: North Vancouver, B.C., Birth date: 1961. Darren Yelton began carving with his father and two brothers Jim and Tony at the age of thirteen...

The Late Dartwin Jeffrey

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David Alfred

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David Boxley

David Boxley is a Tsimshian carver from Metlakatla, Alaska. Born in 1952, he was raised by his grandparents. From them he learned many Tsimshian traditions including the language. In 1979, he began devoting considerable time to the study of traditional Tsimshian carving.

David Gonzales


David J. Gonzales was born in Kamloops, British Columbia, on April 10, 1971. He is a member of Squamish Tribe of Coast Salish Nation, which is located in the southern region of the British Columbia.

David Joseph

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David Paul

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Delmar Joseph

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Denise Bob

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Donald Matthias

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Doran William Lewis

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Eddie Apodaca

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Edward Baker

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Eric Baker

At the age of eight, Eric Baker began learning the fine craftsmanship of carving wood. He was inspired by the works of Hank Thomas and Marvin Baker. As a member of the Squamish Band of the Coast Salsih Nation,

Eric Parnell

Eric Parnell is a self-taught Haida artist born in Prince Rupert, BC in 1961.

Floyd Joseph

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The Late Frank White Eagle Jr.

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The Late Frank White Eagle Sr.

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Fred Baker

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Garner Moody

Born in 1958, in Skidegate, Queen Charlotte Islands, BC. Garner apprenticed with Alphie and Brad Collinson, Nelson Cross, Clayton Gladstone, Ron Wilson in 1977, and trained under Bill Reid. Later in 1987 and 1988, he did further work with Bill Reid.

Garreth Gonzales

Garreth Gonzales was born in 1954 and is a member of the Coast Salish Nation, Squamish Tribe, Capilano Reservation. This Nation is located in the southern region of the province.

Gary Baker

Gary was born in December 1963 in North Vancouver, BC. He is a representative of the Squamish Nation of the Coast Salish People. His family crests are the Thunderbird and the Killerwhale...

George Stokes

George Stokes started carving in 1985, since then he has done different kinds of works such as plaques, masks, totems, rattles, bowls, canes, talking sticks and paintings...

George Thomas

George Thomas comes from Cowichan Tribe on Vancouver Island...

Greg Joseph

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Harry Baker

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Ingrid Gervin

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Jacob Lewis

Jacob B. Lewis is a Coast Salish Native from the Cheakamus Tribe, currently residing in the pristine upper Squamish Valley Reserve, known as Cheekye IR U, located at the head of Howe Sound...

Jason Baker

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Jason O Donaghy

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Jim K. Charlie

Jim Charlie was born September 10th, 1967 in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.He is a member of the Coast Salish Nation, Squamish Band, Capilano Reservation.

Jim Paul

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Jimmy Joseph

Tribe: Alert Bay Tribe of Kwakuitl Nation
Kwakuitl Artist, Jimmy Joseph lives in Alert Bay and has been carving for several years...

Joe Mandur Jr

Joe is an artist experienced with the mediums of stone, wood, metal and paper.

John August

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John Joseph

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John Joseph Jr.

John Joseph has been carving for more than 10 years. He learned design and carving skills from his dad and other family members. John mainly uses cedar to carve. He is also doing custom paintings and custom tatoo designs.

John Spence

John Spence is a very talented carver of the Coast Salish People of the Squamish Nation...

Josh George

Josh George was born in April 1983. He is a member of the Squamish Band in North Vancouver, British Columbia,  Canada.

Keith Tait

Keith Tait was born in Hazelton, BC, and raised in Kispiox, BC. Upoon graduating from high school, Keith enrolled in the Gitksan School of Northwest Indian Art, and moved to Bella Coola shortly after completing the program. He teamed up with fellow artist Alvin Mack to learn some of the Nuxalkmc Art, but did not seriously get into his art until 1989.

Kurtis Anton

Tribe: Squamish Tribe of the Coast Salish Nation
Kurtis Anton was born in North Vancouver, B.C., in 1970 and he took a keen interest in wood carving at the age of eight years old...

Lance Joseph

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Leonard Scow

In 1962, Leonard Scow was born in Altert Bay on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Leonard is part of Kwagiulth Nation and takes the Raven, Eagle and Bear as his Family Crests.

Les Nahanee
Lincoln Paull

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Lincoln J. Williams

Lincoln John Williams, born in 1990 in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, is a member of Squamish Nation...

Louis Joseph
Marco Probst

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Marvin Baker

Marvin Dana Baker was born in 1951 in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He is a member of the Coast Salish Nation, Squamish Tribe, Capilano Reservation. The Nation is located in the southern region of the province. 

Mehran Razmpoosh

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Mike Fraser

Mike's traditional name is Wheahyuctchuk...

Mokie Joseph
Matt W James

M.W. James was born in 1963 in Cape Mudge, near Campbell River, on Vancouver Island, in British Columbia, Canada.

Nathan Lewis
Neil Baker

Neil Baker is a Coast Salish Artist who lives in Squamish, British Columbia, Canada, located at the head of scenic Howe Sound, a 45-minute drive from Vancouver. He is a member of the Coast Salish Nation, Squamish Valley Reserve.

Norm Charlie

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Odin Lonning

Odin Lonning (Tlingit name Sh’now Taan) is an award-winning, professional Native artist from Juneau, Alaska.

Pat Natrall

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Paul Joseph

Paul Joseph was born in 1960 in Squamish, British Columbia. This area is representative of the Coast Salish Nation, a community that inhabits the Southern Region of the province...

Peter Charlie

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Rande Cook

Random (Galapa) was born in 1977 in the northern Vancouver Island town of Alert Bay, B.C.

Raymond Scow

Ray Scow comes from a family of well-known Kwagiulth carvers from Alert Bay, a small town on the North-eastern part of the Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada...

Richard Baker

Richard E. Baker (Feb 12, 1962) is a member of the Squamish Nation in North Vancouver, BC, Capilano Indian Reserve.

Richard Shorty

Living in Vancouver, B.C. Richard Shorty has been an artist since 1965. Born in Whitehorse, Yukon, he started his career with portraits of rock stars, wildlife and scenic realism...

Richard White Eagle

Tribe: Squamish Tribe of Coast Salish Nation
More than twenty years ago, two brothers, Frank and Richard White Eagle started carving...

Robert Kelly

Rob was born in 1957 in Mission, BC. He is part of the Stó:lõ (River People) band of the Coast Salish Nation...

Rocky LaRock

Claude "Rocky"ť LaRock was born in 1958 in Seattle Washington. At 12 years of age Rocky moved to his Mother's homeland, a First Nations Community called Chehalis, located in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia, Canada.

Rocky Matthias

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Rupert Scow

A member of the Kwaguilth Nation, Rupert Scow was born in 1957 in Alert Bay, British Columbia, a small fishing village on the Northern Part of Vancouver Island.

Russell Williams

Russell is a West Coast Native Artist of the Bear and Wolf Clan. He is from Squamish Nation Village of Uslahan located in North Vancouver, BC.

Sean Moody O'Hara

Sean Moody belongs to the Coast Salish people of the Squamish Nation.

Shane F. Baker

Shane Flood Baker was born on August 27, 1987. He is the son of Richard Baker.

Sherry Baker

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Stan Joseph

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Stephen Charlie

Stephen was born in 1959 in North Vancouver, British Columbia. A member of the Capilano reservation, he is a Coast Salish native.

Stephen George

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Stewart Jacobs

Stewart is a member of the Squamish First Nation in North Vancouver.

Ted Baker

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The Late Ted Brown

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Tom Williams

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Tony Hunt
Tony Yelton

Tony was born in 1959 in North Vancouver and has been carving for more than three decades.

Tyrone Joseph

A Coast Salish Artist, Tyrone Joseph was born in 1951 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Van Joseph

Van Joseph is a member of the Squamish Nation. He was born in 1964 in New Westminster and grew up in Surrey and North Vancouver, British Columbia.

Walter Joseph

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Warren Joseph
William Nahanee

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William Watts

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