Masks among Eskimo peoples served a variety of functions. Masks were made
out of driftwood, ... The Yup'ik are Eskimos of Western Alaska whose masks vary
enormously but are characterised by grea...
Native American Masks of the Northwest Coast and Alaska ... masks were also
occasionally placed with the dead or used in non-spiritual contexts for popular ...
Large flying swan, the shaman's dance mask, used at the last feast of the winter.
The Shaman"s Helping Spirit brought the swans, geese, ducks, and other birds ...
Note: Each mask is hand made in Alaska by Alaska Natives, variations occur
between each Alaskan mask, furs and skins used. Your Anaktuvuk Pass mask is
The Inupiaq Eskimos caught and used salmon and other available fish. In
freshwater ..... As did other Alaska Eskimos, the Alutiip made masks. Their masks
During 1996, 1997 and 1998 an amazing exhibit of Southwestern Alaskan ... The
masks were used for many ceremonial purposes; they were said to have made ...
Jul 4, 2012 ... The mask carver is part of a generation of Alaska Native artists who ... Michael
uses his junkyard and Hardware store finds like wire, glass or ...
See more about Alaska, Masks and Kodiak Alaska. ... He then used these
photographs as inspiration to illustrate his famous 20 volume series titled, “The
Shaman animal spirit mask; Yupik people, Southwest Alaska, not Mexican | See
... Carved animal figures could be used as toys or as amulets for protection.
Native American Mask - Yupik Shaman Mask from Alaska .... Moscow 08/05/11
these masks were used in performance another shot: [link] Death Eaters mask 2.