Inuit art: Walking Bear
Inuit Artist: Tim (Timothy) Pee
Size: 6" long, 4" high, 2.5
Community: Cape Dorset, NU
Igloo Tag license number: #15 - Inuit Gifts
Just as the name Henry Evaluardjuk became synonymous with wonderful walking bears, Tim Pee's name is eponymous with the sleek, striding variety.
This carver shows his love and knowledge about the animals that inspire him, through his delicate and stunning work. This piece possesses a light spirit regardless of the fact that it is made with heavy stone. Tim Pee's work, created with intricacy and beauty, displays the reality of Pee being at a higher order than most other artists.
His bears are always exceptionally elegant while also having a wondrous and adventurous atmosphere to them.
The proportions and detail of this piece are sure to make you fall in love with its beauty and delicacy the second you lay eyes on it.
PROUDLY CANADIAN SINCE 2008