Updated : 23rd March 2018 .             

     *New Netsuke  / Octopus is trying to escape from clay pot, Bean Pod on " Netsuke for Sale"   

     *New Work / Bat, Tiny Frog on "Unique Works for Sale"

     *New Work / Cook Strait Whaling on "Commission Work"


     *a few new Pieces on  " Maori Carving"   


Welcome to Fumio's Bone Art Gallery!!


Fumio is a Japanese artisan carver who lives in Nelson, New Zealand, AOTEAROA.

He started carving in the year 2000 under the guidance of David Paki who is a Maori Carving Teacher.

Last 5 years, he makes more and more Netsuke. He uses mainly deer antler, whale tooth and Tagua Nuts or anything similar to horn or tusk.(continue to About the Carver) His works are available at some selected galleries in Nelson, Auckland, Hotwater Beach and Te Papa(National Museum) Store in New Zealand.


Waka Shape Fish Hook
Waka Shape Fish Hook