Sheared Beaver Neckpiece
Sheared Beaver Neckpiece, 2020
Materials: Fibre, natural fur
Techniques: Natural fur (beaver, sheared); Sewing
Dimensions: 8 x 122 cm
Photograph by: Kevin Hogarth
Care Instructions: If the fur becomes damp or wet in snow or rain, let it air dry well before putting away. Brush with a metal-toothed hair or drug brush to revive the fur. Natural fur should be stored in cloth bag, never plastic. One is supplied.
"The beaver is Canada's symbolic animal. It was also one of the foundations of the early trade among both First Nations and white settlers and Great Britain. This neckpiece design depicts that ties that unite us all." - Sheila Schumtz