Drum Dancer - Shimout
Artist: Adamie Shimout
Community: Salliq, Coral Harbour
Media: steatite & antler
Size: 20 x 5 x 25 cm
Weight: 3 kg
Adamie's style: Figurative pieces tend to be naturalistic, conforming closely
to the materials used. They border on the primitive. He uses hand tools since he
cannot afford power tools.
Adamie is enrolled in the jewellery and Metalwork Certificate Program at
Nunavut Arctic College in Iqaluit.