Thursday, August 18, 2016

A work in progress: a bentwood style box in silver and 24K gold. It will have 40 to 50 inlays when it is done, and it is the first Northwest coast Native box to use the gold inlay technique. 



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Saturday, August 13, 2016

Just finished! A gold Hummingbird Pendant with rubies. The bail on the top has a baby humminbird.



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Saturday, August 6, 2016

This design was the customers concept. 
It's always helpful when someone comes up with a good idea.
Eagle ring in silver, gold and diamonds. 




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Thursday, July 28, 2016


Someone is going to be happy when they receive this: Wolf Ring, 14K gold with a 3/4 carat princess cut diamond. 



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Saturday, July 23, 2016


I was pleasantly surprised when I came across this photograph of a piece a did a few years ago: Thunderbird & Killerwhale box - silver, abalone shell and yew wood. 

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016


My daughter, Ellena, making traditional dance regalia with my Dancing Thunderbird design. #northwestCoastArt 




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Friday, July 15, 2016


A Thunderbird and Killerwhale sculpture, carved by my father, Dave Neel Sr. in 1958. My son Edwin Neel and I just restored it. 


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