James Johnson

  • Tlingit
  • Sculpture
  • Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography
  • Diverse Arts

My name is James Johnson, I am Tlingit Indian from Southeast Alaska. I belong to the Ch'aak' Dakl'aweidi Clan (Eagle Killerwhale). I am a Tlingit artist and carver. The Tlingit art form is thousands of years old, I've dedicated my life to carrying on this tradition my ancestors started.

Award Winning Tlingit Artist/Carver James Johnson. He belongs to the Dakl’aweidi Clan (Killerwhale Clan). He was born and raised in Juneau, AK.

Sample of Work

Gunakadeit

Gunakadeit

9ft x 30" x 3"

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

Hummingbird

Hummingbird

16” x 20”

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

Eagle

Eagle

20” x 14”

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

Keet Wootsaagaa (Killerwhale dance staff)

Keet Wootsaagaa (Killerwhale dance staff)

7ft x 9" x 3"

Sculpture

Transforming Raven

Transforming Raven

4ft x 24" x 2"

Sculpture

Bear Mother Mask

Bear Mother Mask

12" x 10" x 6"

Sculpture

Tlingit Armor - Xutsnoowu Kwaan

Tlingit Armor - Xutsnoowu Kwaan

36" x 45"

Diverse Arts

Killerwhale dance staff

Killerwhale dance staff

5ft x 8”

Diverse Arts

Eagle Dance Apron

Eagle Dance Apron

36" x 20"

Diverse Arts