Elder Woman Mask


red cedar
horse hair
abalone inlay
12″ x 10″

Labrets (lip plugs) were worn by highly respected elder women and were a symbol of status, a practice that dates back at least five thousand years.

"I've found a passion for carving that's in my DNA.”
- Mike Bellis -

Mike Bellis is a Haida artist from Vancouver Island, BC, Canada

For sales of existing artwork, or to discuss a commission, please contact via email or phone. You can connect with Mike on Facebook and Instagram

EMAIL: mike@michaelbellis.com \\ PHONE: 250-713-2229