Silver Lovebird Earrings by Brian Chilton
The Chilton Family is Tlingit from southeast Alaska. They are members of the Deisheetaan (Beaver) Clan of the Raven House in Angoon, a Tlingit village on the west side of Admiralty Island. While they were young children, the family of five brothers and eight sisters, moved to the mainland to live in Juneau, the capital of Alaska. Brian "An Yaá" follows in his families tradition and carves both jewelry and wood.