Bears, Butterflies, and Frogs Bentwood Bowl by Joshua Prescott Shaw, Cree
Bears, Butterflies, and Frogs Bentwood Bowl by Joshua Prescott Shaw, Cree and adopted Nuu-Chah-Nulth
red cedar, abalone, operculum shells, pigment 7.75" tall x 7.5" wide x 7.5" deep
Joshua Prescott Shaw is a Cree and adopted Nuu-chah-nulth artist born in Victoria, BC in 1982. Joshua's known for his fine woodworking, detailed carving and painting. In addition to his artistic practice, Joshua is involved with the Nuu-chah-nulth Cultural Society, an organization working to revitalize the Nuu-chah-nulth language, and is also the speaker for a local Chief. His Nučan̓uł name is t̓aqumsʔaqƛ. He lives and works in Port Alberni on the west coast of Vancouver Island.