Artists

Bill Helin

Tsimshian native artist Bill Helin enjoys a very rewarding career as a creative gold engraver, painter, woodcarver, and book illustrator. He loves to paint mythological images to educate people on the history of the Tsimshian nation and the many stories passed down through his ancestors. His greatest passion however is to spiritually represent and bond individuals together through the use of native Life Crest symbols. 

Corrine Hunt

Corrine Hunt, artist (born in 1959 in Alert Bay, British Columbia). She is a member of the Raven Gwa'wina clan from Ts'akis, a Komoyue village on Vancouver Island. For over 22 years, Hunt has created hand-crafted jewelry, accessories, art installations and furniture. She also co-designed the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic medals.