Virgil Sampson is of Coast Salish and Nez Pierce descent. He is a self taught artist who is doing traditional as well as non-traditional artworks like dreamcatcher, drums, pendants, prints and paintings. In the artist words: "My artwork has brought me through many challenges; it is very healing for me. My inspiration comes from local master artists. I have developed my own unique style that I hope you enjoy as much as I enjoy creating it"