Donald L. Lancaster
Born in Hazelton, B,C. a member of the Namgis Nation. He learned carving at early age, and quickly established himself as being stylistically true to his traditions. His remarkable representations of aboriginal images exclusively in sterling silver and gold. The carving style produces nuances of shadings and reflections in his pieces which is evident in few other artists work. Many highly appreciative clients delight in collecting his works which provide them endless pleasure and pride in owning items hand carved by him.
Killer Whale
Killer Whales or Orcas symbolize love of all types, representing romance, loyalty and close ties between family and friends. It offers protection to travelers far from home, helping to guide your journey back. In myth the Orca is closely linked to humans; it is said that those lost at sea are transformed into these whales and have gone to live in a underwater village. Seen as the guardian of the ocean, the Orca is a strong spirit, which symbolizes longevity, resiliency and knowing that you are not alone.