Model Canoe, 2018 by Noel Brown, Coast Salish First Nation ceramic 4” high x 16” long x 4” deep
Coast Salish artist Noel Brown is a member of the Snuneymuxw First Nation on the east coast of Vancouver Island. He began carving professionally in 1995 and received inspiration from James Lewis, a prominent Northwest Coast artist. He has also worked and learned from other talented individuals such as Richard Baker, Matthew Baker and Darin Lewis. Noel is renowned for his Coast Salish Art and clean designs.