Amongst the thousands of sculptors in the country, David Mashoko has become one of Zimbabwe’s better known artists. Working in Harare, he is an accomplished and highly skilled carver who prefers to work with the harder varieties of serpentine such as Opalstone and Springstone.
Using different finishing techniques to provide contrasting effects to his pieces, his style is easily recognizable. Many of his sculptures focus on female figures and family. His women are beautifully feminine, with flowing hair and lovely curves.
It can be used as a decorative item to fill up special open spaces. It can be bought as a personal collectible item or as a gift for that special occasion or person. This sculpture is suitable for inside or outside the home, hotel, garden, office or park and requires minimal care.