Earrings - Eagle & Feather (Sterling Silver With 14K Gold)
Artist: Val Lancaster
These gorgeous sterling silver with 14k gold earrings are hand carved by Kwakwaka'wakw First Nation artist Val Lancaster. The sterling silver is the Feather and the 14k gold is an Eagle head.
Eagle is a symbol of peace and friendship. They are loyal animals full of lasting lover and dedication.
Feather symbolizes respect, honour, love, strength, courage and wisdom.
Measurements: 3" x 1/2"
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.