Painted wood pieces combine the elegant and simple look of wood carving with a vibrant and colorful style of hand painting. Artists scattered throughout Zimbabwe, mainly in remote rural areas, create Mbare’s sculptures from jacaranda wood and paint them in the Weya style.
Giraffe Mask – African masks should be seen as part of a ceremonial costume, and animals are common subjects in African masks. Animal masks connect people with the spirit world that traditional African beliefs say inhabit the forests and open savannas. The giraffe represents the ability to be visionary and apply the wisdom of the heart in all situations. $58.00