Coast Salish (Squamish)

Eneas, Tom

Tom Eneas “Soorimpt” is an outstanding example of the new generation of Northwest Coast Native Carvers. Born in Penticton, BC in 1970, he moved to Vancouver in 1989 where he lived with his mother, Verna Baker. In 1991 Eneas began studies in Northwest Coast form and design, branching into painting[…]

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Spence, John

John Spence was born in North Vancouver, BC in 1970. He is a member of the Squamish Nation and from the Killer Whale clan. John is a grandson of the late Chief Simon Baker (Khot-la-cha). John is a talented wood carver who has worked and learned under the watchful eyes[…]

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