Youth Bracelet - Hummingbird
Artist: Val Lancaster
This beautiful sterling silver Hummingbird youth bracelet is hand carved by Kwakwaka'wakw First Nation artist Val Lancaster.
The hummingbird brings comfort, beauty and love to those in their life. They are also considered to be bringers of good luck and fortune.
Measurements: 3/8" x 5 1/4"
About The Artist
Val LancasterVal Lancaster was born on January 25, 1967 in Matsqui, British Columbia, Canada. She moved to Alert Bay in 1984 where she is a member of the Namigis First Nation and lived there until 1998. For the past three years, Val has lived on Mayne Island where she began carving silver and gold jewellry in January 1999.
She was trained in the art of carving silver and gold jewellry by her brothers, John and Don Lancaster, of Victoria who have been carving for over 20 years. Val currently works from her home on Vancouver Island implementing both traditional and original concepts into her Native art.