The Ears of Sundry Gods:
Desire and Regret

Donna Pardue


La Mano Poderosa




The Powerful Hand is a Mexican Catholic representation of Christ's hand with Mary, Joseph, and two other saints on the fingers, and the baby Jesus on the thumb.

Bound Foot
The Ears of Sundry Gods
Adam Ate Most of It
A Hunger Artist
Mojo Hand - series
Eye in Hand (Hamsa)
La Mano Poderosa
Glory Hand
Mano Cornuto
Mano Fico
Christ's Benediction
Fearlessness Gesture (Abhaya Mudra)
Main page


Hand with saints standing on the fingertips, carved from an apple




Top: shown slightly larger than actual size. (2003)

Bottom: another carving, approximately actual size. (2002)


copyright Donna Pardue 2002, 2003