George Manson is a member of the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation, originating from Opitsat on Meares Island, a small island across from Tofino, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. George loves using traditional designs in his wood carvings – he is also known for his beautiful paintings. George shares his talent by giving demonstrations and workshops to children. He clearly loves his art and has so much talent – proving it in each piece he is creating.
Artist statement: "Over the years, I've developed a style of my own, carving little spirit faces within many of my creations. My transformation pieces are inspired by my own personal growth...always transforming as a person and an artist."
Thunderbird, Bear, Raven, 43" tall wall art by George Manson
43" tall Totem design wall art carving by George Manson from Tuff-city