Artist's Name: John Laford
Paddle Title: “By Still Waters”
Meaning of Paddle Design: We must keep the water unpolluted. Natives have always been aware of this and the balance needed. Nature will thrive by its sacredness.
John has provided a signed Certificate of Authenticity.
Funding Project: Net proceeds from the sale of John's paddle will be directed towards the support of the Wet'suwet'en, who are defending their unceded territory in British Columbia from the Coastal Gas Link (CGL) pipeline.
Paddle Wood: Cherry
Paddle Style: Beavertail
Paddle Grip: Standard – 3.75” / 9.5 cm
Paddle Length: 60" / 152.5 cm.
Paddle Condition: New
Paddle Bonus: On the reverse side of the paddle are the two engravings as shown on our signature Paddles of Peace.
Paddle Accessory: The paddle includes a canoe shaped vertical wall mount paddle holder.
Photograph Location: At the edge of the St. Marys River in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.
Short Artist Biography: John Laford is a world renowned Indigenous artist from Manitoulin Island. He was a pioneer in the Woodland movement back in the 1970's.