A baby contest becomes a war

My son Owen G walker and his son Oliver Levi Walker the bracelet boys

Back in the 1990’s Walker Goldsmiths became aware through our friends Ken and Monica Decker in Ketchikan of a part of Celebration that came to be called “The Grandmother Wars”. Celebration is a biannual gathering to celebrate SE Alaskan Native cultures (Tlingit, Tsimshian, and Haida) hosted by Sealaska Corporation. One […] Read more »

February On The North West Coast

Photo of a Salish village

                                                                                                                                             February           It is […] Read more »

Cast Sterling Lovebirds Selfsizer Ring

Photo of Walker-Goldsmiths-Cast-Sterling-Silver-selfsizer-Lovebirds-ring

This lost wax cast Sterling Silver Lovebirds Ring #316 by Walker Goldsmiths is a unique design. It was designed to reflect and represent an important special custom of the Northwest Coast Native people. Among the Tlingit and Haida peoples of Alaska there are only two clans, the Ravens and the […] Read more »

Cast Sterling Lovebirds Band Ring

Walker-Goldsmiths-Cast-Sterling-Lovebirds-Band Ring

Walker Goldsmiths lost wax cast Sterling Silver Lovebirds Ring band#308 celebrates the custom of the Northwest Coast Native Indians. By recognizing the two most important clans, the Ravens and the Eagles in a time honored tradition. “In the last century when the Native cultures of the Northwest Coast were flourishing […] Read more »