Paul Joseph is a member of the Coast Salish First Nations (Squamish, BC). He was born 1960 and started carving when he was only 10 years old. Growing up with a large family of artists and carvers, he very quickly developed his craftsmanship and found his own style in painting and design. Paul lists Floyd Joseph as a major influence on his carving style and technique. He pays a lot of attention to details and does keep the carving traditions of his culture alive through his beautiful pieces of Art.