August 3–12, 2018

Xwalacktun & Friends: Wood Carving

August 4 (Saturday)
August 5 (Sunday)
August 6 (Monday)
August 11 (Saturday)
August 12 (Sunday)
12:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: in the tent west of the Ferry Building Gallery
Workshop Type: Demo​
Cost: Free

Squamish Nation master carver Xwalacktun and other talented carvers will demonstrate the techniques of carving masks and other pieces.

Xwalacktun, like his ancestors, creates native art with a connection to the past, present and future. Proudly Squamish and Kwakwak’wakw, Xwalacktun’s carvings represent a myriad of Northern art forms, focusing on the Salish style. 

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