ernest moore

January 2004
Native Peoples Magazine;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p58
The article presents information about Ernest Moore Jr., a Hopi carver. During the time that he was recovering from a thyroid problem, Moore dedicated himself to carving. He concentrated on tummy huggers and carved flat dolls. His works of art are sold under his Hopi name of Quanhoyeoma, which means soldier or guard. It was only at the age of 69 that joined that Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market in Phoenix, Arizona, where he won the Best of Show award for his 24-piece Pahlik Mana katsina doll set.

Tags: MOORE, Ernest;  CARVERS (Decorative artists);  HOPI Indians;  HOPI art;  INDIAN artists;  INDIAN art;  INDIAN dolls;  HEARD Museum


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