Born: June 17 1980 Resides: Cape Dorset, Nunavut. Ottokie is the son of the talented local artists Johnny and Kuluajuke Tunnillee. Ottokie has followed the same artistic path, as in Nunavut artistic talent is passed on from generation to generation.In Ottokie’s carvings we find a combination of abstract and lifelike forms. Ottokie takes great care in choosing the stone. His carvings are made of the finest serpentine stone.He began carving at the age of 9. His favourite subject is dancing bears which he presents in many different poses.