“Tattoos were worn traditionally on Siberian Yup’ik woman’s face and was placed there using a bone needle with sinew, coated with a mixture of lamp black and seal oil. It was a very painful process.”
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Yupik (Siberian Yup'ik)
I was born in my grandfathers house in Gambell, Alaska. My teachers were my dad and my great uncle. As time passes, I spend more time on detail. My whole family has at some point depended on the native artwork for their livelihood.
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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