Buddy Wayman

Wayman on the right. Courtesy Art Kimball.
Name
Buddy Wayman
active Lac du Flambeau, WI mid-20th century
Active in
  • Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin
Nationalities
U.S. States
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Luce Artist Biography

Buddy Wayman is an ice fisher and trapper from the Lac du Flambeau Ojibwa Nation in Michigan. He carves fish decoys with lifelike gills and mouth, and sometimes applies large glass eyes (Kimball, The Fish Decoy, vol. II, 1986).

Works by This Artist

after 1940
carved and painted wood, aluminum sheet metal, ferrous eye hook, and lead weight