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The Pesuta Shipwreck Trail will lead you along East Beach to the remains of the Pesuta, a log barge that ran aground in 1928 - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

Roadside whale-watching in May is a popular activity in Skidegate - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

The Rennell Sound area offers exceptional wilderness camping and short trails for accessing remote west coast beaches - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

Rose Spit - where the Hecate Strait meets Dixon Entrance - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

The rainforest experience - moss carpeted paths, a lingering scent of fresh cedar and the sounds of silence - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

The Looking Around and Blinking House at Windy Bay was built to provide shelter for people during the 1985 blockade against logging on Lyell Island - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

Step into another world as you tour ancient Haida village sites in Gwaii Haanas - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

Visit the award-winning Haida Heritage Centre and Museum at Second Beach in Skidegate - Photo: Flavien Mabit

 

Christine Carty

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Phone: (250) 626-5531

Address:
Masset, BC

Overview

Christine Carty, weaver, has over 15 years’ experience working with cedar and creating artistic pieces. Christine was mentored in the basics of weaving and finishing with cedar, by teachers, April and Holly Churchill in 1996.

She has taught red & yellow cedar harvesting, preparation and storage techniques as well as basket and hat weaving courses, since 2007. Christine also instructs advanced courses in weaving twined hats; pattern work, open weave hats and baskets.

Christine's work is on display at the Haida Heritage Centre and the Canada Council Art Bank Collection as well, her cedar weavings have been displayed on the “Northern Adventure” (BC Ferries) and have taken First Place in the Weaving Category with the Art Piece – “Clam Basket”, at the Whistling Bones Multidisciplinary Arts Festival – Juried Art Show, 2007

 

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Queen Charlotte Visitor Centre

website: www.queencharlottevisitorcentre.com
email: info@qcinfo.ca | telephone: 250-559-8316

Sandspit Visitor Centre

website: www.lovehaidagwaii.com/businesses/the-sandspit-visitor-centre
email: visitsandspit@gmail.com | telephone: 250.637.5362

Port Clements Visitor Centre

website: www.portclements.ca
email: pcmuseum@qcislands.ca | telephone: 250-557-4576

Masset Visitor Centre

website: www.massetbc.com
email: info@massetbc.com | telephone: 250-626-3982

Haida Gwaii Tourism

Destination Marketing Organization
website: www.gohaidagwaii.ca
email: tourism@gohaidagwaii.ca

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