Cicero August, is a member of the Coast Salish First Nations, a master carver who has been working at his craft for over forty years. He was one of the first students of Simon Charlie.
Cicero's work, as carver, canoe builder, or paddle maker, reflect the traditional Coast Salish designs. Locally his carved totem poles can be viewed along the Totem Walk in Duncan, many other pieces have traveled internationally. Cicero has passed his skills down to his children, who are also recognized as carvers and jewelry makers. One of his largest carvings is a 30 ft. totem pole which stands in front of the BC Legislature Buildings, Victoria BC.
Eagle Feast Bowl, Cicero August, solid cedar
Eagle Feast Bowl by Cowichan First Nation Artist Cicero August