Thursday, January 14, 2010

Flash: Beaver

close-up shot of beaver figure, frontal totem, Chief Son-i-Hat Whale House, Kasaan, Alaska

Rainy, flash photo of a beaver figure...the light from the flash brings out some of the remaining paint.

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  1. Does the totem artist ever go back and give the totem a fresh paint job??? I can see around what looks like might be nostrils remenants of paint...

  2. once in a while, totems get "restored" but not so often. they were not necessarily intended to last forever.