Small ceramic dish featuring Raven design by artist Kelly Robinson, Nuxalk & Nuu-chah-nulth.
The Raven was the first symbol and crest of the Northwest Coast peoples. As the creator's assistant, he created all things that exist with mysterious trickery. The bird is a symbol of prestige and is a cultural hero
Kelly Robinson was born in Nanaimo, BC. His roots and family origin are in Bella Coola, BC with descendants from both Nuxalk and Nuu-chah-nulth nations. He was exposed to First Nations artwork from an early age and was always interested in learning and refining the art - specifically the unique design forms of the Nuxalk.