Authentic African Mask Handcrafted in Ghana, 'My True Love'
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Wood African mask 'My True Love' by Rita Addo Zakour can be found in masks categories such as Ghanaian Masks and Wood Masks. Enjoy exploring these sections for other Novica treasures.
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31 cm H x 29.5 cm W x 10 cm D
12.25" H x 11.5" W x 3.9" D
- Sese wood, brass
- Intended as wall decor
- Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
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"I do my designing with African concepts in mind."
"I am a designer by profession. I do my designing with African concepts in mind. Yes, my work has changed. I think it gets better as the years go by.
"The basic materials I use are soft wood – sese – and aluminum sheets. I carve the wood, dry it, stain it, sandpaper it with both rough and smooth sandpaper, apply white clay to dry, and lastly put polish. Having the edge of doing more designs inspires me, and I have taught this art to a number of people.
"My favorite things in life are cooking and being with my family. I dream that we'll one day have enough so I can also give back to others. I live with my husband and daughter."
Thank you so much for my mirror - it is really beautiful and looks splendid above our fireplace. Unfortunately the backing wasn't quite strong enough to withstand the journey and we had to tape that up but it is fine and we are very happy with our purchase.
Rita, Thank you for your gift ""Ivoirian wood African mask, 'Dan Beauty'"". It illuminates our lives in ways that we cannot express. Thanks and keep up the great craftsmanship!
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Ms Rita - I received your carved mask today! It is so very beautiful. . . . .wow! Thank you for sharing your talents and your gift! Sincerely, Mr. Lawrie Kowalski, Edmonton, Canada
Rita The mask I bought from you ""Thank You Nature"" exceeded my expectations. I love it. I will buy more from you.
Greetings Rita, I just received the Dan Beauty mask. It's more beautiful then expected. You're work is superb!
I just received your ""Thinking Shadow "" statuette. I love it! It is perfect with the other West African items displayed in our family room. (they were given to us by our daughter who lived in Ghana for 6 years and traveled throughout the region.) Thank you so much!!! Jane
Hello, I RECEIVED YOUR BEADED WOOD NECKLACE ( tenderness ) I AM SO PLEASED ....IT IS BEAUTIFUL !! IT IS MORE BEAUTIFUL WHEN YOU SEE IT IN PERSON . THANK YOU FOR YOUR BEAUTIFUL WORK YOU DO IN CRAFTING ALL YOUR JEWLERY AND SHARING WITH US IN THE UNITED STATES . I WILL BE ORDERING AGAIN !! SINCERELY: SHERRY J.
What could I say about this mask ""Dan Beauty"" Other than it's a real beauty but its so much more than that, its absolutely gorgeous. I love the size of it and every detail on the wood and aluminum. Ms. Zakour you truly are a talented artist keep making these amazing pieces.
Hi Rita. I received your mask 'Dan Beauty"" and am thrilled! What a beautiful piece of art! Thank you! I will definitely be back to purchase more of your work. Thanks to you too, Novica, for doing what you do! Fran, Indianola, WA
Recently received the two wood stretch bracelets, one cream and one coffee, and am so very pleased with them. I appreciate your use of recycled and/or sustainable products in your wonderful works of art, Ms Zakour, and look forward to ordering more of your lovely pieces. Thank you for working with NOVICA so that those of us who would never have known you otherwise have access to your creativity and vision. M Grady, Potsdam NY, USA
Hello Rita. Thank you so much for my Fafa mask. I am very proud to have it in my home.
Ms. Zakour's 'Wild Planet' beaded necklace was the first item that caught my eye when I learned of NOVICA. The necklace is BEAUTIFUL!!! Both the art and craft are impressive. It has the appearance of wood, but is recycled plastic. The colors are gorgeous. It is a showstopper. People are always complimenting the piece. Thank you Ms. Zakour for this gorgeous jewelry.
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