This Moon Mask by Kwagu’ł artist Calvin Hunt is carved in red cedar and painted in red and green acrylic. This mask is inspired by the Red Moon and measures 14 inches or 35.5 centimeters across and is finished with cedar bark twine and features abalone inlay.
The Moon Symbol is the protector and guardian of the earth. Its spirit watches over us and can change our moods.
Find more information about and examples of The Moon Northwest Coast First Nations symbol.