"Ancestress of Wisdom"
12”x10”x3” wood shadow box
Handcrafted polymer clay mask, with face which has been hand rubbed with pearlescent powders. Headpiece is composed of mokume gane helmet, textured clay cording, and silver plated beads, spacers and tubes
Mask rests on a textured polymer clay background, within a hand painted wood shadow box.
NCMA "Art of the Auction"
This piece has been chosen by the jury of the North Carolina Museum of Art for inclusion in the "Art of the Auction 2011", and can be viewed by clicking the link above.