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29. Ornamental Knives


2023 CAPE DORSET Annual Print Collection

Official release date for sale, Saturday October 21, 2023
To inquire, contact 416.921.1721 or

Paper: Kizuki Kozo White
Printer: Cee Pootoogook
43.2 x 59.6 cm

SUSIE SAILA 1998- was born in Ottawa, Ontario on December 20, 1998. Her parents are Mary Saila and Toonoo Sharky. She has a twin sister and 4 brothers, as well as sister, Ooloosie Saila. Susie comes from an artistic family; her father, Toonoo Sharky, is a well known sculptor and late grandfather, Mikisiti Saila, was also a sculptor. Her grandma, Sita Saila, is also a graphic artist.

Susie started to do drawings in the year 2018. She decided to do graphics on her own decision. Susie wanted to experiment with her drawings to see how far they would go. She likes to draw owls and landscapes.