Hand Carved Wood and Embossed Aluminum Mask, "Wandering Star"
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Victor Dushie grew up in a community of carvers, which inspired him to seek his own success in the art form. His original mask design is hand-carved from native sese wood in a round shape with a wide-open mouth. Embossed aluminum plates and a dove descending on the forehead add fascinating detail. The mask makes a conversation-starting accent for any space in your home.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Victor Dushie has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 and the most recent for $600.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.