The single most characteristic shape in all of Northwest Coast style art is the ovoid and these are some of it's variations, there are many more. They all follow the same rules effectively described by Bill Holm in his landmark book "Northwest Coast Indian Art: an analysis of form", 1965. via Barry Herem FB

The single most characteristic shape in all of Northwest Coast style art is the ovoid and these are some of it's variations, described by Bill Hom via Barry Herem FB

Orca- native PNW indian art

Haida Orca Art <b>haida orca art</b>. love <b>haida</b> artwork. this is by fred croydon .

We've been learning about the art of totem poles carved by the people of  The Haida Nation. The Haida are an indigenous nation of the Pacific  Northwest Coast and their main home is Haida Gwaii, an archipelago off the  coast of British Columbia. Totem poles from this region were usually made  from western red cedar trees. The symbolism of traditional totemic art  varies but typically portray stories of family legends and notable events.  Here's a quick lesson on how to design your own totem…

Mar 25 How to Draw a Totem Pole

We've been learning about the art of totem poles carved by the people of The Haida Nation. The Haida are an indigenous nation of the Pacific Northwest Coast and their main home is Haida Gwaii, an archipelago off the coast of British Columbia.

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