Carved Wooden Bird
By Tiwi Design

$110.00

Carved Wooden Bird

Hand carved wooden bird sculptures by Maria Josette Orsto of Tiwi Design.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Tiwi Design is one of the oldest and most artistically diverse art centres in Australia. The art centre produces ochre paintings on canvas and bark, ironwood carvings, screen printed fabrics, ceramics, bronze and glass sculptures as well as limited edition prints. Its aim is to promote, preserve and enrich Tiwi culture.

Tiwi Design is located at Nguiu on the south eastern corner of Bathurst Island. Nguiu has a population of approximately 1500. Bathurst Island has a land area of 2,200 square kilometres and is 80 kilometres north of Darwin in the Northern Territory, Australia.

Purchases from our shops directly support individual artists as well as our unique exhibition and training programs.
Handmade in Australia. 
Materials

Hand carved and painted timber

Dimensions / Weight

Left side large
H 180mm x L 75mm x W 55mm
Weight 460g

Centre medium
H 165mm x L 70mm x W 45mm
Weight 260g

Right side small
H 175mm x L 60mm x W 45mm
Weight 180g

Due to the handmade nature of the products dimensions may vary on individual pieces.

About the Artist

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.

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