Edgar is a First Nation Woodcarver of Coast Salish descent and works in designs of the Northwest Coast style of native art. He does commissioned work, wholesale orders for shops and galleries. Edgar has taught carving techniques to teenaged adults and Elders, and is available for leading classes of up to 10 persons. Edgar is also teaching and learning local Hul'q'umi'num' language, not fluent but always learning.
The Cowichan Valley Regional District is a broad geographic region stretching from the Malahat to North Oyster and from the Cowichan Lake to Thetis Island.
The region's artists are represented by 5 sub-regional arts councils with support from the CVRD Arts and Culture Division