Chilkat, Recycled Glass Cheese BoardCorrine Hunt, Kwakwaka’wakw/Tlingit
Born in Alert Bay British Columbia in 1959 Corrine Hunt has been producing contemporary art that reflects the themes and traditions of her First Nations Kwakiutl and Tlingit heritage for more than 22 years. "I want to show how both the First Nations people and the art have evolved", she explains. Corrine has mentored First Nations and other artists and continues to be a strong and vocal supporter of the arts in British Columbia. into contemporary styling is distinct and her artwork is found in art collections and museums worldwide. An international multi-award winner, she is recognized for her contribution to First Nations contemporary art.
Made from recycled glass, this cheese board features realistic edges and texture like those from a hand chiseled piece of slate. The Formline design seen on the lower edge is that of a Chilkat face, often seen on Tlingit & Tsimshian Chilkat blankets. The board is ideal for cutting with cheese knives and displaying various cheeses and appetizers.
Rectangle Board - 9"h x 13"w
Designed and made in Canada