Great Horned Owl Katsina Doll by Wally Grover
Artist: Wally Grover
Cultural Affiliation: Hopi
Wally Grover is a kachina carver from the Kachina/Parrot Clan, Tewa Village on Hopi’s First Mesa at Polacca, AZ. Grover was 18 when his brother-in-law, Marlon Huma, taught him to carve cottonwood root. Grover’s tools include a pocketknife, coping saw, and a wood burner. He uses acrylic paints to color the doll details and images on his sculptures.
Details: Carved from Cottonwood Root; 12.50" Tall, 4.50" Wide