Artist's Name: Marta Stares
Paddle Title: “Lake Superior Pine"
Meaning of Paddle Design: This piece was inspired by the white pines that grow along the rugged coast of Lake Superior Provincial Park, where Marta was Artist in Residence in 2021.
Marta has provided a signed Certificate of Authenticity.
Funding Project: Net proceeds from the sale of Marta'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: Near the artists home in Toronto..
Short Artist Biography: Marta Stares is a Toronto based artist and educator interested in painting landscapes, especially those of Northern Ontario. Her work has been exhibited throughout the GTA.