Cultural Background: Coast Salish/Nuu-Cha-Nulth, Saanich BC
Angela Kimble is Coast Salish/ Nuu-Cha-Nulth from Tsawout First Nations in Saanich, BC. Angela’s father is master carver Doug La Fortune and mother Kathleen Horne.
Angela grew up in Victoria, BC often helping her father with his work, painting carvings and totems. Growing up surrounded by such art inspired her to create her own designs, a contemporary style of Coast Salish art. Angela prefers to draw free hand and can be found painting on canvases and wood.