Hand carved wooden bird sculptures by Maria Josette Orsto of Tiwi Design.
Hand carved and painted timber.
Left side black
H 185mm x L 60mm x W 70mm
H 195mm x L 65mm x W 45mm
Right side black
H 160mm x L 120mm x W 45mm
Due to the handmade nature of the products dimensions may vary on individual pieces.
Tiwi Design is one of the oldest and most artistically diverse art centres in Australia. The art centre produces a variety of works, including ochre paintings on canvas and bark, and ironwood carvings. The aim of the corporation is to promote, preserve and enrich Tiwi culture. Tiwi Design is located at Nguiu on the south eastern corner of Bathurst Island, which is 80 kilometres north of Darwin in the Northern Territory, Australia.