Linda Silvas Little Tree´ was born and raised in San Diego and is a member of the Acjachemen Nation, known as the Juaneno Band of Mission Indians, located on the California coast.
In 1989 she relocated to the Pacific Northwest where she resides in a log home in Sequim, Washington.
Her studio is located at the base of the Olympic Mountains (the
Cipmylo Forest) where she writes and produces her own line of drums,
original Native Art, the Mama Bear Baby Bear books and products. She conducts drum workshops through out the United States and
internationally. The Circle of Drums´ she calls for a gathering and
people of all Nations walk the journey to participate.
Linda is internationally known for her creative use of natural
elements in her designs, teaching how to make the drum and for her
commitment to keeping the traditions of the native way alive.
She gave birth to the story of Mama Bear Baby Bear´ through her own personal experience, which led to a magical, spiritual, life changing
journey that has become much more than just one book, more than just
for she believes that We are all the connection in a full
circle, the circle never ends.´
Linda Silvas "Little Tree"
Towish No Shun
(You have touched my Soul)