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Shining Raven Woman

Vancouver, BC

Arts and cultureEducation and research

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Group created on Nov 23, 2020

Total raised since group was created

$285.00

Last gift received on Mar 8, 2021

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This fund is able to accept gifts of support for renowned Indigenous artist & Master Carver of Salish-Halkomelem ancestry David Seven Deers' latest project, Shining Raven Woman/Ikasha.

The Group's Purpose

https://www.shining-raven-woman.org

How to Help

Read "Spirit Canoe" in my website

About the Organizers

Local Salish-Halkomelem artist, author and Sculptor, David Seven Deers is recognized internationally for his fine art, indigenous sculptural works; these works are featured in permanent private and public collections around the world. David’s most recent masterpiece, “Shining Raven Woman” is a tribute to “Ikasha” … a kneeling Salish woman symbolizing the spirit of unity and Indigenous Reconciliation. The stone figure was been meticulously sculpted and polished out of a one tonne piece of 4.6-billion-year-old Canadian Labradorite using traditional, painstaking, non-mechanical carving methods over 19 months of work.



This spring, upon completion of this Ancient Salish Stone Person, David Seven Deers expressed a desire to home Ikasha at the confluence of Grand Forks, BC valley’s two rivers, facing east to the rising sun. His wish is to contribute the sculpture as a cultural legacy to our community’s and Canada's and the world's peoples in perpetuity. Shining Raven Woman carries with her an intrinsic message of respect for First Nations and all non-native peoples, the honouring of ancient ancestors, recognition of indigenous culture and embracing the unity that is mirrored by the flowing together of the 2 rivers' waters.

Group created on Nov 23, 2020

Total raised since group was created

$285.00

Last gift received on Mar 8, 2021

Highlights

$0.00

Total given to charities, Campaigns, or other Givings Groups

$285.00

Money currently available to give from this group

This Giving Group supports...

This group has not yet chosen a Campaign or charity to support.

Giving Group

Shining Raven Woman

Vancouver, BC

Arts and cultureEducation and research

Join this group to get updates, show your support, and connect with other group members.

Group Admins

This fund is able to accept gifts of support for renowned Indigenous artist & Master Carver of Salish-Halkomelem ancestry David Seven Deers' latest project, Shining Raven Woman/Ikasha.

The Group's Purpose

https://www.shining-raven-woman.org

How to Help

Read "Spirit Canoe" in my website

About the Organizers

Local Salish-Halkomelem artist, author and Sculptor, David Seven Deers is recognized internationally for his fine art, indigenous sculptural works; these works are featured in permanent private and public collections around the world. David’s most recent masterpiece, “Shining Raven Woman” is a tribute to “Ikasha” … a kneeling Salish woman symbolizing the spirit of unity and Indigenous Reconciliation. The stone figure was been meticulously sculpted and polished out of a one tonne piece of 4.6-billion-year-old Canadian Labradorite using traditional, painstaking, non-mechanical carving methods over 19 months of work.



This spring, upon completion of this Ancient Salish Stone Person, David Seven Deers expressed a desire to home Ikasha at the confluence of Grand Forks, BC valley’s two rivers, facing east to the rising sun. His wish is to contribute the sculpture as a cultural legacy to our community’s and Canada's and the world's peoples in perpetuity. Shining Raven Woman carries with her an intrinsic message of respect for First Nations and all non-native peoples, the honouring of ancient ancestors, recognition of indigenous culture and embracing the unity that is mirrored by the flowing together of the 2 rivers' waters.

Group created on Nov 23, 2020

Total raised since group was created

$285.00

Last gift received on Mar 8, 2021

Highlights

$0.00

Total given to charities, Campaigns, or other Givings Groups

$285.00

Money currently available to give from this group

This Giving Group supports...

This group has not yet chosen a Campaign or charity to support.