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Kookum Knows 

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A Tasteful Celebration of  First Nations Culture

Join us in a spiritual journey as you browse our selection of hand painted First Nations art prints. Each piece of First Nations art will move your spirit as the images pay respect to our First Nations values and culture. Or join us and relax as you gaze into the beauty and life of the Canadian north.


All of our hand painted canvass First Nations art was originally painted by our cousin, Michael Fatt, from Yellowknife NWT. We have transformed his originals into beautifully framed and unframed art prints. Bring the  beauty and relaxation of our First Nation art into your home, office or community. Look closely and feel the spirit of the artist and culture. 

Wolves

first nations wolf, aboriginal wolf, kookum knows best,

The Wolf or Humility Teaching 

The wolf is one of the seven sacred teachings. It represents humility and teaches us to work together as a family or team. To put others before ourselves and to share as a lone wolf will not survive. This picture has six wolves hidden throughout the body to represent a family or pack working together. There are other (Raven, fish, geese) animal images throughout the body. 

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.  

Humility Wolf Unframed Art
Humility Wolf Framed Art

The One that Feeds Me 

The wolf represents the spirit of the warrior and is feeding on the spiritual nourishment from the surrounding elements. You can visually see the energy moving from the elements to the wolf and then to the spirit of the warrior. Its a power and spiritual piece. 

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Unframed Feed Me Prints
Framed Feed Me Wolf Print
First nations wolf, aboriginal wolf,

Fire Wolf

This beautiful wolf with the wolf paw and four directions above its head comes in either an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.  

Unframed Fire Wolf Prints
Framed Fire Wolf Print

Northern Wolf

This picture was inspired by the dominance of the wolf and how it howls to the moon and speaks to the ancestors in the northern lights. The artist was inspired to paint this as he had seen the moon surrounded by northern lights which was rare. The wolf is silhouetted against the backdrop of the moon and northern lights of Canada. The wolf is a dominant species that hunts the mighty moose and caribou in packs. There are many different shades of blues and much detail in the body of the wolf. It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Northern Wolf Unframed Prints
Framed Northern Wolf Print

Wolf Paw

Black and white bear paw print. This picture is also on the front of one of our tshirts on this site as well. 

Unframed Wolf Paw Prints
Art Prints

Framed Prints of Bears

Power Bear 

This pieces highlights the power and strength of the Grizzly or black bear. It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Unframed Bear of Power Prints
Framed Power Bear Print

Courage Bear 

The bear is one of the seven sacred teachings. The bear represents courage and integrity. The courage to protect others and the courage to overcome our inner fears. The artist has use dynamic colors and if one looks closely you can see a raven on the left, an eagle on the right and the northern lights in the background.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Courage Bear Unframed Prints
Courage Bear Framed Print

Bear Paw

Unframed Bear Paw Prints
Framed Bear Paw Print

Prints of Other Animals

Raven Moon

This beautifully painted northern raven has much detail in the feathers and all throughout the picture. The Raven is know as being playful, a trickster and is one of the many First Nations spirit animals.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting. 

Unframed Raven Moon Prints
Framed Raven Print

Killer Whale 

This killer whale painting has rich dynamic colors. The killer whale or orca is found along the west coast of N. America and travels in pods. This picture has other marine life painted within the body of the orca. The Killer Whale is one of many west coast First Nations clans. 

It comes either as an unframed print or a professionally framed print in black wood with glass and matting.


Unframed Killer Whale Prints
Framed Killer Whale Print

Honesty Teaching 

The Honesty Teaching is one of the seven sacred teachings and is painted with many dynamic colors and symbolism. This spirit was put on earth to remind man to always be honest to each other and ones self. To not try to imitate others but be content with who we are. There are 14 ravens in this picture as raven does not try to be prettier or faster like other birds but is happy with who he is. The animals are white for purity and are placed beside the spirit as they feel safe with the spirit as the spirit was so honest.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Unframed Honesty Prints
Framed Honesty Print

Northern Nostalgia

This picture was inspired by the artist who at the time longed to return to his homeland of the NWT. He was nostalgic and envious of the strength of the mighty moose who resided in their homeland of the far north under the beauty of the dancing northern lights. The moose is silhouetted against the backdrop of a lake, mountains and the northern lights. It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.


Unframed N. Nostalgia Moose Prints
Framed N. Nostalgia Moose Print

7 Sacred Grandfather Teachings

Four of the Seven Sacred Teachings 

This set of four (Humility, Respect, Wisdom, Courage) of the seven sacred teachings is professionally framed in a 19X43 inch black wooden frame with glass. Each teaching is written below each of the pictures and looks beautiful in a classroom, conference room, office or home. It’s a piece that can assist in teaching others or be put on display for its beauty. It comes professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Note: Prints are NOT available, only sold as framed. 

Framed Art print Sets

Three of the Seven Sacred Teachings

This set of three of the seven sacred teachings is professionally framed in a 19x34 inch black wooden frame with glass. Each teaching is written below each picture and looks beautiful in a classroom, conference room, office or home. It’s a piece that can assist in teaching others or be put on display for its beauty.

Note: Prints are NOT available, only sold as framed. 

Framed Art print Sets

Bear of Courage

The bear is one of the seven sacred teachings. The bear represents courage and integrity. The courage to protect others and the courage to overcome our inner fears. The artist has use dynamic colors and if one looks closely you can see a raven on the left, an eagle on the right and the northern lights in the background. 

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Courage Bear Unframed Prints
Courage Bear Framed Print

Eagle or Love Teaching

Eagle flies closest to the creator and is considered a good luck symbol when seen. Eagle reminds us that before we can love others we must learn to love and accept ourselves.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.  

Unframed Eagle Prints
Framed Eagle Print

The Honesty Teaching

The Honesty Teaching is one of the seven sacred teachings and is painted with many dynamic colors and symbolism. This spirit was put on earth to remind man to always be honest to each other and ones self. To not try to imitate others but be content with who we are. There are 14 ravens in this picture as raven does not try to be prettier or faster like other birds but is happy with who he is. The animals are white for purity and are placed beside the spirit as they feel safe with the spirit as the spirit was so honest.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Unframed Honesty Prints
Framed Honesty Print

The Wisdom or Beaver Teaching

The beaver is one of the seven sacred teachings. Beaver uses all of his skills and knowledge to build an eco-friendly community. This teaching reminds us that everyone has skills and knowledge and to utilize their gifts for the benefit of building a community and not wasting. There are other hidden animals within the picture such as an otter and moose.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Unframed Beaver Prints
Framed Beaver Print

Bison or Respect Teaching

The bison is one of the seven sacred teachings. If you look closely you can see the word Respect written within the main above his head. The bison gave every part of its body to sustain the people of the plains and thus a symbiotic relationship existed between the two. We show respect by giving and having positive relationships with other.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.  

Unframed Respect Bison Prints
Framed Respect Bison Print


Humility or Wolf Teaching

The wolf is one of the seven sacred teachings. It represents humility and teaches us to work together as a family or team. To put others before ourselves and to share as a lone wolf will not survive. This picture has seven wolves hidden throughout the body to represent a family or pack working together. There are other animal images throughout the body.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.  

Humility Wolf Unframed Art
Humility Wolf Framed Art

Truth or Turtle Teaching

Turtle was there with the creator at the beginning of time. The creator etched into its shell the 29 days of the lunar month. Turtle teaches us that the learning from a journey is sometimes more important than arriving quickly at ones destination.

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.  

Unframed Turtle Prints
Framed Turtle Print

Prints of Bison

Honoring our Brother

It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.  

Unframed Bison & Man Prints
Framed Man & Bison Skull Print

Perseverance Bison​

This bison skull has a rich blue color and many beautiful feathers and other colors throughout. It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.

Unframed Blue Bison Skull Prints
Framed Blue Bison Skull Print

Reconciliation Bison

This bison skull comes shows the feathers and symbol for the four directions. It comes either as an unframed print or professionally framed in black wood with glass and matting.  

Unframed 4 directions Bison Skull Prints
Framed 4 Directions Bison Skull Print


Custom and Framed Sets

Choose from the sets below OR

Pick 2 or 3 of your favorite images and we can custom frame them for you together for almost the same price as the sets below. Contact us for more details.

This set comes with the 2-11 X14 Bear of Power and Bear Paw prints. They are professionally framed in a black frame with matting and glass.

Note: Only available framed. 

Framed Art print Sets

This set comes with the 2-11 X14 Respect to our Brother & Respect Bison prints. They are professionally framed in a black frame with matting and glass.  

Note: Only available framed. 

Framed Art print Sets

3 Bison Set

This set comes with 3 prints. They are professionally framed in a black frame with matting and glass.

Note: Only available framed. 


Framed Art print Sets

Northern Nostalgia & Wolf Set 

This set comes with the 2-11 X 14 Northern Nostalgia Moose and Wolf. They are professionally framed in a black frame with matting and glass.

Note: Only available framed. 

Framed Art print Sets