Welcome to The Salish Weave Collection

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Salish Weave actively supports and promotes awareness of artists who are contributing to the revival of Coast Salish art. We hope you enjoy exploring The Salish Weave Collection.

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The Artists

Coast Salish carver John Marston (Qap'u'luq) was born in 1978 in Ladysmith, British Columbia. His parents David and Jane Marston, both carvers, were his first teachers and John picked up a carving knife at the age of eight.  ...
Maynard Johnny Jr. was born in 1973 in Campbell River, British Columbia to a father of the Kwakwaka'wakw Nation and a mother of Coast Salish heritage. He has inherited a blend of cultures, traditions and art styles. A self-taught artist,...
Born near Victoria, British Columbia in 1969, Chris is as a member of the T’sartlip nation. He was immersed in Coast Salish art as a child, and was mentored by his uncle, Salish artist Charles Elliott. He also completed one year of training...
Born Leslie Sam Robert in 1973, in Duncan, British Columbia, lessLIE is Coast Salish of Cowichan, Penelakut and Esquimalt Nations, and of Irish, Italian, and French heritage. lessLIE has a BA in First Nations Studies from Malaspina College, now...