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Yusti Carpio

Yusti Carpio Wounaan Artisan

Yusti Carpio was born in the Darien Province of Panama and is a member of the Wounaan tribe and ethnicity. He is married to an Embera woman and they have 4 daughters.  From his ancestors, he inherited the arts of carving tagua seed and cocobolo wood.  His art pieces are created from his sense and feeling of nature.

Today he dedicates himself to the carving of cocobolo woodand tagua seeds.

Yusti is proud to present to you his original carvings according to the tradition of his grandfathers. He would also be happy to work with you on any custom order.

You may contact Yusti by calling: 507-6685-9426 (Spanish and Wounaan only. For English, contact Binder)