Gerry was born in Merritt, B.C., April 13, 1964. His biggest influence was his older brother, Roger Swakium. He recalls having spent much of his time watching his brother carve. He credits watching the carving process as the biggest factor in his own success. Although born of Salish descent, Gerry has carved a variety of styles. He has been carving for over 17 years. He has carved makes, bowls, rattles, plaques and various sizes of totem poles.
Spirit Wrestler Gallery
47 Water Street
Canada V6B 1A1
Toll Free: 1-888-669-8813
3 blocks from Waterfront Station
Between Abbott St. and Carrall St.
Monday to Saturday, open 10-6
Sunday and Holidays, open 12-5
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