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Arctic Raven Gallery

130 1st St S, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8324
+1 888-378-3222
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Great Gallery to get Alaskan Native Art

Although the gallery does not normally open until Spring brings the tourists the owner opened for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steven I
Reasonable native art

The cashier at Discovery Kayak had a nice pewter thunderbird pendant. Asked her where she got it... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Robert C
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“native art” (8 reviews)
“carvings” (5 reviews)
“earrings” (3 reviews)
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130 1st St S, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8324
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+1 888-378-3222
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although the gallery does not normally open until Spring brings the tourists the owner opened for me to visit. What a treasure store he has of art from the far north. Though not large, the gallery is replete with a variety of work in all...More

Thank Steven I
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The cashier at Discovery Kayak had a nice pewter thunderbird pendant. Asked her where she got it. She said "Arctic Raven" Found our way there the following day. Nice Native American and First Nation Art & jewellery. Got my girlfriend a copper Raven bracelet. Nice...More

Thank Robert C
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This is an exceptional gallery. My wife and I were impressed with the store. They had lots of different things to purchase and there displays were exceptional. The staff was friend and very helpful. The experience was great and I would go back again. Big...More

Thank Gary W
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

This gallery was delightful! A man who may have been the owner had a nice, low-key but welcoming vibe about him that I instantly liked. The art available for purchase is quite beautiful and fascinating, and there are many affordable items such as scarves, earrings,...More

Thank donna c
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Years ago I was looking for a frog charm or earrings. I finally found one here, and it is beautiful. The woman who helped me was very knowledgable about the jewelry and art there. The shop was busy, but he woman did a good job...More

Thank shetoksalot
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Arctic Raven Gallery is a must see for anyone interested in the art traditions of the Pacific Northwest. Amazing creations by native artisans. Pretty expensive, but some nice options for a smaller budget as well. I love the earrings, greeting card and print I...More

Thank Robin H
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

It was actually art instead of touristy junk. The art is very unique and suits only certain tastes I imagine but I enjoyed it very much.

Thank Wendy S
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

my favorite gallery anywhere for native american art. I have bought numerous pieces over the years, especially sculpture from Cape Dorset. Lee, the owner, as well as anyone working for him, is knowledgeable, friendly and helpful, but most of all the art shines

Thank Marcia W
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

This gallery carries an excellent selection of fine art made by contemporary North West Coast Native artists. Really excellent examples everyone can take home.

Thank annettefromm
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

Very nice collection of native art at a variety of price points. The staff was friendly and quite helpful explaining the art, where it was from, meanings, etc.

Thank Crude
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