Bear Fetish Bundle - Canvas Print
Offering of Prayers
Suqomhonow, Black Bear carries Paaho, prayer elements for blessings and rain. A red zig zag arrow signifies the breath of life. For the Hopi, the Bear is a symbol of strength in courage and healthy vitality.
6" square. Wrapped Canvas.
Gerald Dawavendewa is a member of the Hopi tribe. He grew up in the village of Munqapi, located in northern Arizona. In 1994, Gerald sent an artwork depicting the Hopi cosmos aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour. He is also Author and Illustrator of the children's book "The Butterfly Dance". Gerald's work reflects the rich traditions of his Hopi & Cherokee culture.