George C. David

(Canadian | Nuu-chah-nulth, born 1950, died 2016)

Late artist and master carver George C. David was born on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada and studied at the University of Washington in Seattle. Of First Nations Nuu-chah-nulth heritage (of western Vancouver Island), he learned to carve from his father. He married a Makah tribal member and settled in Neah Bay, on the Olympic Peninsula in Northwestern Washington.