Bracelet - Thunderbird (Sterling Silver)
Artist: Paddy Seaweed
This gorgeous sterling silver Thunderbird bracelet is hand carved by Kwakwaka'wakw First Nation artist Paddy Seaweed.
The Thunderbird is a mythical creature considered to be the most powerful of all spirits. The powers come from the curved appendages on their heads.
Length: 6 1/4"
About The Artist
Paddy SeaweedPaddy Seaweed was born in Alert Bay. His mother’s family is from the Village Island and his father’s family is from Turnour Island.
Paddy was trained in jewelry carving by Lloyd Wadhams in 1978. He was always interested in drawing, then moved into wood carving and from there, into silver and gold. Paddy’s brothers Alfred, Norman and Rodney are all silver carvers.