Designed by Ben Houstie, Bella Bella
Published by Native Explore
Animal World Board Book with First Nations Native Art by Ben Houstie, Bella Bella Nation.
Partial proceeds from this publication support Aboriginal early childhood development.
Ben’s works include original paintings, limited edition prints, carved cedar rattles, and paddles. He has worked with Cheryl Hall, Robert Hall, David Gladstone, and Beau Dick. In 1988, he worked under Bill Reid, painting several drums of Bill’s designs and 20 paddles for the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Ottawa. Both his first painting in 1977 and his first limited edition prints in 1987 were sold to Leona Lattimer Gallery. Ben also painted several reconstructed artworks in 2000 for the Museum of Anthropology’s The Transforming Image exhibition at the University of British Columbia.
|Dimensions||8 × 8 × 1 in|