Sean Gallagher Pah-tu Gallagher-Pitt's Profile
Sean's interest in art and craft is inspired by his family's King Island Inupiat family heritage. While growing up his grandmother told stories of the island and familiarity of craftsmanship was strengthened by his Uncle Lou’s stone carvings.
Teaching himself kayak construction from his family's heritage, introduced him to carving. Desiring to widen his horizons led him to continue building my repertoire through carving masks under the influence and direction of renowned artist and master carver Larry Ahvakana. Requests from other carvers for knives helped spark Native Kut. With the right tool and drive people express themselves freely.
Pah-tu is a Columbia River Indian with family on both sides of the river. She is Enrolled at Warm Springs Indian Reservation. Her inspiration comes from the generations before her…
- Born on November 9
- Joined October 3, 2011