Reclaimed old growth red cedar
Bear & cub
5ft 5″

Bears are highly respected in Haida culture, and are considered protectors of the animal kingdom. Mother bear exemplifies this, holding her cub close, a symbol of family. Taan is the Haida word for bear.

"I've found a passion for carving that's in my DNA.”
- Mike Bellis -

Mike Bellis is a Haida artist from Vancouver Island, BC, Canada

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EMAIL: mike@michaelbellis.com \\ PHONE: 250-713-2229