A:Shiwi Rainbow Maiden

By Bart Gasper, Jr.

Animal: Rainbow Maiden, Material: Cottonwood
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Celebrating the blessing of rain this beautiful rainbow maiden rises from Dowa Yalanne, or Corn Mesa. Bart Gasper, Jr. incised and painted rain clouds with bolts of lightning, Frogs, tadpoles, and Dragonflies over the three dimensional mesa. The rain brings the blessing of multi-colored corn and bright flowers. All hand carved from a traditional cottonwood root and painted with beautifully transparent acrylic paints letting the grain of the wood show through. This maiden wears a tablita on her head signifying she is in some kind of transition. About 7 7/8" tall and 8" wide including base. Signed by the artist. Extra shipping charges my apply.