The mighty caribou, also known as reindeer, is indigenous to Canada’s northern regions. It is represented on the 25-cent piece.
About the artist:
Original paintings by Ottawa artist Erin Robertson, for Causeway’s Holiday Card Campaign. Erin is a sculptor and painter who explores figurative and environmental themes through the inventive use of a variety of materials. She is a graduate of Ontario College of Art and Guelph University. Her work can be found in various collections in Canada and abroad, including the City of Ottawa and the Crown Collection. She is a founding member of the Blink Gallery Collective and Fieldwork Collective. www.erinrobertson.com