He could climb
a rock-cold mountain,
guard lost lambs
on faceless cliffs
and she would circle round
to warm his earth.
And he could carve his image… 54 more words
What connects Berkhamsted, Salford and Edinburgh with remote forests on the Pacific coast? Sixteen totem poles, traditionally carved in cedar.
They are informed by beliefs, values and artistic conventions that evolved on the north-west coast of Canada and America and reach back into the 19th century and earlier. 665 more words
VANCOUVER – A 17-metre totem pole installed at the University of British Columbia is a permanent reminder of the strength and resilience of the countless children victimized by the residential school system, one survivor said. 508 more words