Lonnie and Twyla Money were both born in Laurel County, Kentucky. Lonnie is descended from Jacob Money, a 19th Century Swiss immigrant who had been a wood carver in the old country. Twyla Darty. whose family has farmed in the country for generations grew up a mile away from the house and hilly farm where she and Lonnie live now on Money Road.
In this piece, Lonnie and Twyla Money crafted a black bear with sharp white teeth, biting into a freshly caught fish from a near river. This piece captures the life Lonnie and Twyla Money would see living in the country side.
Dimensions: 15" L x 5.5" W x 8" H
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