Huuds Ewans – Big Bear Mask

Red Cedar, Stain, Wax, Acrylic


Bear, Cedar, Mask, Wood

Big Grizzly Bear “Niijanguu”
This mask represents the Grizzly Bear spirit with her tongue extended out to clean her young or open up old wounds to heal them. This bear has several meanings that will inspire those who have this animal as his or her totem:

-The primary meaning of the bear spirit animal is strength and confidence
-Standing against adversity; taking action and leadership
-The spirit of the bear indicates it’s time for healing or using healing abilities to help self or others
-The bear medicine emphasizes the importance of solitude, quiet time, rest
-The spirit of the bear provides strong grounding forces