the construction of wood Inukshuk, Claude Roussel uses a wood-burning
technique consists in burning a part of wood so that a drawing of the
Inukshuk appears with lines raging from dark brown to almost black.
Several of Claude Rousselís work of art have a base made of maple
wood. It is another glance since the Inukshuk symbolizes Canada as
much as our worthy maple leaf.
the cedar wood represend a great value to the Native People, the whole
leads Claude Roussel to integrate this wood like a mark of respect for
these people from which one has to learn so much.
use of wood makes is possible to establish a bond between traditional
stone Inukshuk and Totem set up by various Natives People throughout the
world. This new way of Claude Roussel brings an integration of the
the Inukshuk becomes a protector, a kind of guardian angel, lucky charm
for the person who acquires it. According
to an Inuit legend, from its ancestral functions which were to guide
people, Inukshuk will help the person who acquires it to always take the
right path and to make good decisions.
his sculptures, Claude Roussel wants to wake the desire for other to
open to other cultures. It
is while being respectful of out past that we can better live the
present moment and thus build a future together.