Handcrafted Takahashi Hummingbird Pin Reproduction
Notable award-winning wood carver and artist Jerry Simchuk has recreated the famed “Takahashi” birds. This hummingbird was hand carved and hand painted by Jerry and represents an exact duplicate of bird designs by Yoneguma and Kiyoka Takahashi. Mr. and Mrs. Takahashi learned the art and craft of bird carving while interned in Poston, Arizona during World War II and turned their skills into a successful family business that spanned over 40 years.
This hummingbird pin measures 2-1/4" x 1".ARTIST PROFILE: JERRY SIMCHUK