This playful, whimsical brooch designed by Bill Helin is made of a special silver and pewter alloy. The Hummingbird in Flight measures 1 inch tall 1.2 inches wide and comes in a gift box with descriptive insert. This piece has been 100% designed and made in Canada.
Tsimshian native artist Bill Helin enjoys a very rewarding career as a creative gold engraver, painter, woodcarver, and book illustrator. He loves to paint mythological images to educate people on the history of the Tsimshian nation and the many stories passed down through his ancestors. His greatest passion however is to spiritually represent and bond individuals together through the use of native Life Crest symbols. The art of Bill Helin is reproduced in collaboration with the artist and royalties are paid to the artist on each item sold.