- Materials: White Gold
- Artists: Carrie Matilpi
- Totem Symbols: Dolphin
- Styles: Canadian First Nations
- Categories: Earrings
The Dolphin is a symbol of joy, harmony, intelligence and self connection. It is devoted to family and is a strong protector. The Dolphin stands joyfully for its own truth, while living life to the fullest.
Carrie was born in 1976, her tribes are Kwakiutl, Carrier and Cree. She started silver work in 1994 in an apprenticeship under her father Charles Harper who had been apprenticed under great Lloyd Wadhams in the mid 1970’s. The other major influences of Carrie’s native designs are from her uncles, they are Douglas and Glen Harper, Dennis and George Matilpi, all of them are well known for their wood carvings and jewelry engraving.