‘Old Turtle‘ by First Nations Mi’kmaq artist Loretta Gould – Original Woodland Art style painting presented by DaVic Gallery of Native Canadian Arts
Condition: No condition noted.
Description by Artist: No description provided
Notes from DaVic Gallery: Seven trees represent the seven gifts of the Grandfathers, Love, Trust, Truth, Honesty, Bravery, Humility, and Wisdom. Men, in Turtle Island live and follow these teachings and all is plentiful. Turtle Island provides and protects. A hunter chases a caribou that has been one of the most preferred catches by Inuit and Native alike for it provides for food, clothing, and tools.
Tags: First Nations Art collectors; First Nations Art; Indigenous Art; Native Art; Woodland Art
Related: Full Moon Miikinaak (Turtle), Mother Earth, Hunters and Gatherers, Guardian Spirits, Into the Night,
References: Native Art In Canada, Four Directions Teachings