Saturday, February 11, 2017


My son, Edwin Neel, with his Thunderbird mask ready to paint. It is wonderful that he chooses to follow the family tradition.

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Sunday, February 5, 2017


Edwin and Ellena Neel with a portrait mask of their grandmother, Ellen Neel, carved by their dad, David Neel 


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Friday, January 20, 2017

My daughter with a portrait mask of my grandmother, Ellen Neel. I think it looks more like my daughter, although it was carved 2 years before she was born. 



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Monday, January 16, 2017


This piece is for an exhibition at the University of Victoria, opening January 19th.
Raven Necklace, silver and 24K gold



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Thursday, December 29, 2016

The Raven Box is finished - here is the front and one side. 
Silver & 24K gold, 3" x 3" x 3.5" 




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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Just finished - Raven Pendant in silver and 24K gold 




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