Artist's Name: Josette Bouchard-Muller
Paddle Title: “Water Mother - Dedicated to Josephine Mandamin”
Meaning of Paddle Design: Water is the source of Life for all on Earth, humans, vegetation and animals and it is our duty to keep it clean and to share it for all.
Josette has provided a signed Certificate of Authenticity.
Funding Project: Net proceeds from the sale of Josette'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: The artists backyard in Toronto and at Canoe Foundation House at the shore of Lake Ontario.
Short Artist Biography: History and Environment school leader for 47 years. Artist. Governor General Award 2002. Palmes Academiques France 2017.