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Buddy Pestrikoff

Medium: Ivory and Bone Carving

Alutiiq artist Budd Pestrikoff has been carving wood, ivory and bone for over a decade. A life-long resident of Kodiak Island, he was born born in Shearwater, grew up in the village of Old Harbor, and now resides in the City of Kodiak.  Buddy taught himself to carve after a friend gave him a piece of ivory. Today he makes a living as an artist and does many special order projects.  Buddy often incorporated images from Kodiak's ancient petroglyphs into his work.

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1321 Selief Lane
Kodiak, AK 99615

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