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Supporting Canadian artists and craftspeople since 1931
Supporting artists and craftspeople since 1931

Walking Bear


A beautiful green! This hand-carved walking bear is made from serpentinite stone and polished to a beautiful smooth finish.

7 x 5 x 7 cm
Sepentinite stone

Allan Shutiapik learned to carve when he was a child by watching other carvers. Like many Inuit artists, his favourite subject is the polar bear. 

Allan continues to grow as an artist and develop his skills, and his pieces have been exhibited worldwide. In 2006, Allan won best movement in Ice Sculpture at the Toonik Time Festival in Iqaluit.