Art Gallery - Sculpture Ceramic

Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the World

These Art Gallery - Sculpture Ceramic - are available from Novica who in association with National Geographic bring a whole range of handcrafted items from small scale crafts workshops, often run by a single craft worker in the developing world.
 
Prices correct at time of writing - subject to change

Celadon ceramic figurine, 'Chariot Horse' (Thailand)
$177.99

Strong and proud, a chariot horse comes to life in deep jade green. Duangkamol depicts the steed in fine celadon ceramic with the characteristic crackled glaze of true celadon. This artistic style came from China around 1250 B.C.
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Celadon ceramic figurine, 'Reclining Elephant' (Thailand)
$67.99

Kneeling, a proud elephant lifts his head in greeting. Duangkamol depicts the reclining pachyderm in fine celadon ceramic. A symbol of old Siam, the elephant is much respected in modern Thailand.
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Celadon ceramic figurine, 'Singha, Lion Temple Guard' (Thailand)
$137.99

The lion-like beast Singha is the true king of the forest. His roar echoes to great distances, terrifying all forest animals great and small. He stands at the entrance of the Thai temple, guarding the sacred Buddhist teachings. Painting celadon ceram
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Celadon ceramic figurines, 'Bunnies' (pair) (Thailand)
$46.49

By Duangkamol, these whimsical figurines depict two bunny rabbits with expressive ears. They contentedly munch on crisp carrots. She works in cool green celadon ceramic to create the charming pair.
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Celadon ceramic figurines, 'Green Monkeys Shun Evil' (Thailand)
$34.99

Three green monkeys learn their first lessons in life ‘«Ų see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil. Duangkamol crafts the charming figurine with traditional celadon ceramic techniques featuring a unique crackled glazed.
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Celadon ceramic figurines, 'Jade Bunny Rabbits' (pair) (Thailand)
$72.99

Two shy bunnies frolic in the garden, the cuddly creatures beautifully depicted in ceramic. By Kanda, the rabbits receive their exquisite jade color from celadon glazes with their characteristic crackled finish.
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Celadon ceramic figurines, 'Kneeling Horses' (pair) (Thailand)
$46.99

Fully tacked with saddle and bridle, two kneeling horses await a rider. Duangkamol depicts the reclining steeds in fine celadon ceramic with the characteristic crackled glaze of true celadon.
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Celadon ceramic figurines, 'Piggy Family' (set of 4) (Thailand)
$110.24

By Duangkamol, these whimsical figurines depict a mother pig with three rotund piglets. The Thai artisan works in cool green celadon ceramic to create the charming family, with the babies in three sizes.
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Celadon ceramic figurines, 'Turquoise Rabbits' (pair) (Thailand)
$42.99

By Duangkamol, these charming figurines depict two sweet bunny rabbits with turquoise fur. She works in rich celadon ceramic to create the charming pair.
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Celadon ceramic figurines, 'Turquoise Rhinos' (pair) (Thailand)
$62.99

By Duangkamol, these charming figurines depict two rhinoceros babies. She works in traditional celadon ceramic to create the figurines with a rich turquoise glaze.
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Celadon ceramic nativity scene, 'Reverence' (set of 10) (Thailand)
$82.95

Working in Thailand's legendary celadon ceramic, Kanda creates a beautiful nativity scene. Angels, shepherds and the Three Kings are reverent in the presence of the Holy Family. This beautiful set of ten figurines will become a family heirloom.
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Baby Blue Elephant Child' (Thailand)
$62.99

Handcrafted of ceramic, this sleek figurine represents an elephant's grace. Duangkamol works in the painstaking celadon technique, creating a beautiful symbol of old Siam. It is glazed in a pale baby blue.
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Beautiful Queen' (Thailand)
$29.19

Wearing the traditional dress of Thai royalty, this woman exemplifies feminine beauty. Kanda portrays a queen from the middle ages in celadon ceramic. She depicts her graceful silk sarong, silver belt and upswept hairdo in delicate detail.
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Blue Elephant Welcome' (Thailand)
$45.99

Shaped of ceramic, this charming elephant lifts its trunk in welcome. Duangkamol works in the painstaking celadon technique, creating a beautiful symbol of old Siam. It is glazed in a deep, rich blue.
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Blue Elephant' (large) (Thailand)
$224.99

Shaped of ceramic, this sleek figurine represents an elephant's grace. Duangkamol works in the painstaking celadon technique, creating a beautiful symbol of old Siam. It is glazed in a deep, rich blue.
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Concentration' (Thailand)
$52.99

A young Thai monk sits in a pose of intense concentration. Duangkamol shapes the finely detailed figurine in Celadon ceramic. "This is one of five positions in my Yoga Master collection," she explains. "My interest in reading and watching programs on
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Elegant Equine' (Thailand)
$99.99

Duangkamol captures the poised elegance of a horse in a beautiful ceramic sculpture. Crafted by hand, it features the unique green enamel that distinguishes Celadon artistry.
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Elegant Ganesha' (Thailand)
$49.99

Ganesha poses with heroic elegance holding his weapon in one hand. Known as the Hindu god of wisdom, intelligence, education and prudence, he is the son of Shiva and Parvati, and husband of Bharati. "I like this standing Ganesha very much, he looks v
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Mercy Karen' (Thailand)
$55.99

Kneeling to pet her dog, a Karen woman in traditional dress is a study in beauty. Kanda sculpts her in celadon ceramic. The Karen are renowned for their colorful weavings, which distinguish each subgroup within the Karen population of Thailand and Bu
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Olive Elephant Child' (Thailand)
$62.99

Handcrafted of ceramic, this sleek figurine represents an elephant's grace. Duangkamol works in the painstaking celadon technique, creating a beautiful symbol of old Siam. It is glazed in a deep, olive green.
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Thai Sawasdee Girl' (Thailand)
$72.99

A girl kneels holding her cupped hands to her chest before performing the traditional Thai wai or greeting. The wai is a highly important reciprocal sign of courtesy. Hands are cupped together and the head is lowered while saying Sawasdee Khap, meani
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Thai Sawasdee Greeting' (Thailand)
$47.99

A girl kneels holding her cupped hands to her chest before performing the traditional Thai wai or greeting. The wai is a highly important reciprocal sign of courtesy. Hands are cupped together and the head is lowered while saying Sawasdee Khap, meani
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'The Salute' (Thailand)
$52.99

A young Thai monk kneels and places his palms together in a gesture of greeting. Duangkamol shapes the finely detailed figurine in celadon ceramic. "This is one of five positions in my Yoga Master collection," she explains. "My interest in reading an
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Wise Monkeys' (Thailand)
$37.99

Huddled together in front of a tree trunk, monkeys see no evil, hear no evil, and speak no evil. Duangkamol crafts the endearing statuette with traditional celadon ceramic techniques featuring a unique glazed, crackled texture.
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Celadon ceramic statuette, 'Yoga Master' (Thailand)
$64.99

"This celadon statuette from my 'Yoga Masters' collection is designed to promote good health and well-being," says an inspired Duangkamol. "I researched yoga teachings, positions and attires before designing this piece. A Yoga Master is believed to h
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Celadon ceramic statuettes, 'Charming Good Luck Cats' (pair) (Thailand)
$27.99

Working in cool blue-green Celadon ceramic, Duangkamol depicts the lucky Maneki Neko. These figurines depict Japanese cats who bring good fortune. With their cheerful, smiling faces, they raise their right paws to attract money and also wear necklace
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Celadon ceramic statuettes, 'Fortune Cats' (pair) (Thailand)
$37.99

Working in cool green celadon ceramic, Duangkamol depicts the lucky Maneki Neko. These figurines depict Japanese bobtail cats who bring good fortune. With their cheerful, smiling faces, they raise their right paws to attract money with the Thai lette
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Celadon ceramic statuettes, 'Happy Blue Elephants' (pair) (Thailand)
$32.49

Duangkamol conveys the universal emotions expressed by Thai elephants. Working in cool blue Celadon ceramic, she creates an enchanting pair of statuettes. The lovely blue pachyderms are wonderfully detailed, seeming to share in belly-shaking laughter
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Celadon ceramic statuettes, 'Happy Green Elephants' (pair) (Thailand)
$38.99

Duangkamol conveys the universal emotions expressed by Thai elephants. Working in cool green celadon ceramic, she creates an enchanting pair of statuettes. The lovely green pachyderms are wonderfully detailed, seeming to share in belly-shaking laught
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Celadon ceramic statuettes, 'Playful Kitties' (pair) (Thailand)
$23.99

Playful kitties grin with satisfaction when catching a ball of yarn with their paws. Their expressions are sweet and admirably vivid. Duangkamol crafts them with millenary ceramic techniques unique to the green glazed, crackled beauty of celadon arti
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Celadon ceramic statuettes, 'Yoga Masters' (pair) (Thailand)
$49.99

Wearing headgear from ancient times, yoga masters stretch their lithe bodies. Duangkamol shapes two finely detailed figurines in Celadon ceramic. What looks like freckles on their bodies are the result of clay oxidation.
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Ceramic figurine, 'Angel from Chichicastenango' (Guatemala)
$132.99

Strumming a golden harp, an angel spreads feathery wings. The celestial creature wears the traditional attire of Chichicastenango. Monica de Castellanos paints each detail by hand, and signs the lovely figurine with her nickname, "Moni."
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Ceramic figurine, 'Cuban Trogon Song' (Guatemala)
$67.99

By Mario Rodenas, this delightful figurine depicts the Cuban trogon, with its distinctive coloring. He works in clay, fashioning and painting the cheery creature by hand to pose on a cedar base. Birds are the Guatemalan artisan's favorite theme.
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Ceramic figurine, 'New World Oriole' (Guatemala)
$69.99

By Mario Rodenas, this delightful figurine depicts the turpial, Venezuela's national bird. He works in clay, fashioning and painting the cheery creature by hand to pose on a cedar base. Birds are the Guatemalan artisan's favorite theme.
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Ceramic figurine, 'Owl Friends' (Guatemala)
$72.99

Modeled by hand, a vermiculated screech owl joins a gray mountain pygmy owl for some avian camaraderie. Mario Rodenas crafts the realistic birds from clay and paints them in vivid color as they pose on a cedar base. Birds are the Guatemalan artisan's
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Ceramic figurine, 'Parakeet Pair' (Guatemala)
$69.99

Modeled by hand, a peach-fronted parakeet joins a Pacific parakeet for some avian camaraderie. Mario Rodenas crafts the realistic birds from clay and paints them in vivid color as they pose on a cedar base. Birds are the Guatemalan artisan's favorite
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Ceramic figurine, 'Red Rooster' (Guatemala)
$79.99

Welcoming a new day, a little red rooster crows as dawn lights the sky. Modeled by hand, the cheerful bird poses on a tree trunk. Mario Rodenas crafts the realistic creature of ceramic, displayed on a cedar wood base.
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Ceramic figurine, 'Tropical Birds' (Guatemala)
$72.99

Modeled by hand, an American redstart joins a ring-necked pheasant for some bird camaraderie. Mario Rodenas crafts the realistic birds from clay and paints them in vivid color as they pose on a cedar base. Birds are the Guatemalan artisan's favorite
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Ceramic figurine, 'Warmth of Love' (Ghana)
$32.99

Shaping clay into an expression of love, Samuel Lovi depicts a couple. They embrace each other with genuine warmth and affection. After firing the piece, Lovi paints it by hand and applies kaolin for a decorative effect.
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Amazon Christmas' (set of 9) (Peru)
$114.99

The Mamani Family celebrates Christmas in the Amazon Valley, depicting the Holy Family as Shipibo people. Shepherds bear rainforest gifts. The Shipibo are a Panoan-speaking culture living near the headwaters of the Amazon. Although they maintain much
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Birth in the Bell Tower' (Peru)
$69.99

Bells peal out the joyous news on the very first Christmas. Accompanied by shepherds, kings and animals, Mary and Joseph receive the Christ child in a distinctive Andean setting. Twin doves hover just beneath the thatched roof of the stone chapel. Cr
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Born Cuchimilco' (set of 9) (Peru)
$64.99

Alberto Aparicio Canchari dresses the Holy Family and the Three Kings in the costumes of the cuchimilcos for this inspired nativity scene. Dating back to the Chancay culture which flourished in central Peru between 1200 and 1470 A.D., the cuchimilcos
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Born in a Canoe' (Peru)
$34.99

The Holy Family sails on a traditional reed canoe in this endearing nativity scene by Alberto Aparicio Canchari. Known as caballito de totora, the canoe is filled with three sacks destined as offerings to the land. The beige one is filled with water,
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Born to Ayacucho' (Peru)
$74.99

Set deep within the Ayacucho region, Mary and Joseph are joined by the Three Wise Men as they welcome Baby Jesus into the world. Asleep on a manger, He is well-guarded by a cow and a donkey while Mary holds a spindle. Alberto Aparicio Canchari master
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Born to Chancay' (set of 9) (Peru)
$89.99

Peru's cultural syncretism inspires the beautiful ceramic art of Alberto Aparicio Canchari. He characterizes the Holy Family and the Three Kings according to the customs of the Chancay people. The Chancay culture flourished in central Peru between 12
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Born to Lambayeque' (Peru)
$58.99

Alberto Aparicio Canchari crafts an endearing nativity scene featuring the Holy Family accompanied by the Three Wise Men. They all wear the traditional costumes unique to the Lambayeque region. The set includes a donkey and a cow, each figurine paint
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Born to the Amazons' (Peru)
$58.99

Alberto Aparicio Canchari crafts an endearing nativity scene featuring the Holy Family accompanied by the Three Wise Men. They all wear the traditional costumes and facial artistry that is unique to the Ashaninka people of the Amazon Rainforest. The
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Chichicastenango' (set of 12) (Guatemala)
$94.99

By Jose Arriola, this charming nativity scene depicts the Holy Family, angels and the Three Kings wearing the traditional weavings of Chichicastenango. Crafted and painted by hand, they are accompanied by a donkey, a gentle cow and two fluffy sheep.
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Christmas in San Juan' (set of 12) (Guatemala)
$89.24

By Jose Arriola, this charming nativity scene depicts the Holy Family, angels and the Three Kings in the traditional weavings of San Juan Sacatepequez. Crafted and painted by hand, they are accompanied by a donkey, a gentle cow and two fluffy sheep.
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Inca Christmas' (set of 9) (Peru)
$59.99

Dressed in the style of the ancient Inca, Mary and Joseph gaze lovingly at their tiny newborn baby. Shepherds wearing warm chullo caps accompany the Holy Family, each figure lovingly modeled from ceramic clay. Kneeling, an angel and two llamas acknow
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Ceramic nativity scene, 'Saint Thomas' (set of 13) (Guatemala)
$74.99

By Jose Arriola, this charming nativity scene depicts the Holy Family, angels and shepherds in the traditional weavings of Santo Tomas Chichicastenango. Crafted and painted by hand, they are accompanied by a donkey, a gentle cow and two fluffy sheep.
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Ceramic sculpture, 'Ashanti Fertility Doll' (Ghana)
$54.99

The customs and beliefs of the Ashanti people inspire Azariah Norteye to create this version of the famed Akwaaba fertility doll. He sculpts her image of ceramic, adorning her voluptuous body with necklaces and earrings. Symbolizing beauty and wisdom
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Ceramic sculpture, 'By the River' (Mexico)
$49.99

Birds fly to the last rays of sunlight keeping match over a man returning home from the fields. Dressed in white to keep cool in the day's heat, he carries wood for the kitchen stove in his home by the river. Ismael Diaz transfers his original sense
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Ceramic sculpture, 'Eclipse' (Mexico)
$262.99

All is color in this elegant ceramic sculpture by Carlos and Albert. Yet opposites reign as the fiery sun is embraced by a blue crescent moon. The faces merge in a wistful and beautiful eclipse.
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Ceramic sculpture, 'Happy Tree of Life I' (Peru)
$37.99

Happily flapping its wings, a bird chirps a cheerful melody as the tree of life blossoms into full splendor. Alberto Aparicio Canchari designs and crafts this inspired sculpture, painting it with bright colors that evoke a joyful mood.
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Ceramic sculpture, 'Happy Tree of Life II' (Peru)
$37.99

Happily flapping its wings, a bird chirps a cheerful melody as the tree of life blossoms into full splendor. Alberto Aparicio Canchari designs and crafts this inspired sculpture, painting it with bright colors that evoke a joyful mood.
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Ceramic sculpture, 'Little Llama' (Peru)
$44.99

This charming ceramic vessel by Walter Jose Acosta depicts a little llama. Crafted and decorated by hand, the sculpture replicates the art of Peru's ancient Moche civilization. Domesticated animals such as the dog, guinea pig and llama often figured
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Ceramic sculpture, 'My Village in the Desert I' (Mexico)
$47.99

The Mexican desert is home to several communities who preserve their timeless customs. They inspire the work of Ismael Diaz as he paints of a woman walking home with a basket in her arms. Cacti of different shapes and size dot the golden sands that s
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Ceramic sculpture, 'New Life' (Mexico)
$119.99

Curious colorful creatures explore a smiling skull as Saul Montesinos honors of Day of the Dead. In keeping with the significance of this tradition, caterpillars, scorpions, ants, crickets, wasps, spiders and flies celebrate life. Each ceramic figuri
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Ceramic sculpture, 'Orchid Catrina' (Mexico)
$92.99

Elegant Catrina strolls around the park under a wide-brimmed hat, parasol at hand. Angel Ceron conjures her flamboyant appearance inspired by the original work of Jose Guadalupe Posadas. A renowned author, journalist and political cartoonist (1852-19
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Ceramic sculpture, 'Peace Nativity' (Peru)
$36.99

The Holy Birth takes place under the protection of two large hands in this sculpture by Dionisio Rojas. The figures are rendered in traditional Andean attire, suggesting the spiritual devoutness of the artisan‘«÷s native land. Shaped from clay, the p
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Ceramic sculpture, 'The Last Supper' (Peru)
$59.99

This decorative ceramic piece features the "Ultima Cena" (Last Supper) with Jesus Christ and his twelve apostles. It was molded by the adroit hands of the Mamani family who orient their work to the mystical expression of Peruvian villages. They use n
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Ceramic sculpture, 'Traditional Water Jars' (Mexico)
$52.99

By the Nieto Galan Family, this lovely statuette depicts four traditional water jars. Cutout motifs in their the sleek ceramic contours depict sunflowers. The Nietos work in the time-honored black pottery tradition of Oaxaca, a style developed by Don
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Ceramic sculptures, 'Antigua Butterflies' (set of 3) (Guatemala)
$24.99

"I love Guatemala's natural environment, its beautiful colors are a constant source of inspiration," says Jose Arriola with obvious pride. He crafts this set of three ceramic butterflies by hand, the larger one holding a smaller one on its wings. Aft
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Ceramic sculptures, 'Atitlan Butterflies' (set of 3) (Guatemala)
$29.49

"I love Guatemala's natural environment, its beautiful colors are a constant source of inspiration," says Jose Arriola with obvious pride. He crafts this set of three ceramic butterflies by hand, the larger one holding a smaller one on its wings. Aft
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Ceramic sculptures, 'Chimaltenango Butterflies' (set of 3) (Guatemala)
$24.99

"I love Guatemala's natural environment, its beautiful colors are a constant source of inspiration," says Jose Arriola with obvious pride. He crafts this set of three ceramic butterflies by hand, the larger one holding a smaller one on its wings. Aft
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Ceramic sculptures, 'Coban Butterflies' (set of 3) (Guatemala)
$24.99

"I love Guatemala's natural environment, its beautiful colors are a constant source of inspiration," says Jose Arriola with obvious pride. He crafts this set of three ceramic butterflies by hand, the larger one holding a smaller one on its wings. Aft
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Ceramic sculptures, 'Solola Butterflies' (set of 3) (Guatemala)
$24.99

"I love Guatemala's natural environment, its beautiful colors are a constant source of inspiration," says Jose Arriola with obvious pride. He crafts this set of three ceramic butterflies by hand, the larger one holding a smaller one on its wings. Aft
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Ceramic sculptures, 'Totonicapan Butterflies' (set of 3) (Guatemala)
$24.99

"I love Guatemala's natural environment, its beautiful colors are a constant source of inspiration," says Jose Arriola with obvious pride. He crafts this set of three ceramic butterflies by hand, the larger one holding a smaller one on its wings. Aft
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Ceramic statuette, 'Chavin Legged Sofa' (Peru)
$164.99

The unique art of the Chavin culture and its double-meaning patterns that exalt transformation now inspire the colorful "Legged Sofa" series by ceramic artist Lulli Luca. It is a unique celebration of pre-Hispanic Peruvian cultures, as well as of wom
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Ceramic statuette, 'Elephant Regalia' (Thailand)
$332.99

Delicately painted by hand, this exquisite statuette demonstrates Kanda's skills and artistry. Elephants are an important part of Thai culture and have always been a symbol of both power and peace. The artists sketch the pattern freehand onto the fig
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Ceramic statuette, 'Nazca Legged Sofa' (Peru)
$162.99

Nazca artistry inspires the linear patterns that adorn this tantalizing ceramic sculpture. The colorful "Legged Sofa" series by ceramic artist Lulli Luca is a unique celebration of pre-Hispanic Peruvian cultures, as well as of women and their role in
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Ceramic statuette, 'Paracas Legged Sofa' (Peru)
$162.99

The artistic vision of the Paracas people inspire this original ceramic statuette with great visual profusion featuring solid colors in wavy and circular patterns. The colorful "Legged Sofa" series by ceramic artist Lulli Luca is a unique celebration
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Ceramic statuette, 'Tomato Vendor' (Ghana)
$69.99

A young woman walks through the market with a tray of ripe tomatoes on her head. Her clothing is minimal in the hot, humid afternoon, but she wears beads and earrings. "In southern Ghana, some women dress this way," Azariah Norteye explains. He depic
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Ceramic statuette, 'Wari Legged Sofa' (Peru)
$162.99

Sun and moon eclipse into a startled smile in the bellicose style of the Wari people, regarded as brave warriors. Their legendary artistry inspires the colorful "Legged Sofa" series by ceramic artist Lulli Luca. It is a unique celebration of pre-Hisp
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Ceramic tree of life sculpture, 'Adam and Eve' (Mexico)
$79.99

The tree of life blossoms with the story of Adam and Eve in this original version by Jaime Esquivel. He follows tree of life tradition by presenting the original theme including the serpent with an apple between its fangs. However Esquivel incorporat
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Ceramic tree of life sculpture, 'Mermaid's Song' (Mexico)
$79.99

"The magical song of the mermaid can incite the most wonderful dreams one can ever dream," says Jaime Esquivel of his inspiration. Expert in the crafting of Mexico's legendary tree of life, he creates an original piece by featuring a lovely mermaid a
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Ceramic tree of life sculpture, 'Noah's Ark' (Mexico)
$84.99

Bright sunflowers and verdant leaves rejoice as Noah ventures out on deck after the deluge. He is escorted by a giraffe, an elephant and a snake while doves fly above. Esquivel is inspired by Noah and his Ark in the design of this extraordinary tree
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Ceramic tree of life sculpture, 'Spring Butterflies' (Mexico)
$79.99

Monarch butterflies rejoice with the arrival of spring fluttering among sunflowers and calla lilies. An original design by Mexico's Jaime Esquivel who treasures the tree of life tradition learned from his parents. He crafts each ceramic piece by hand
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Ceramic wall art, 'Little Heart of Mine' (Mexico)
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Centering a ghostly figure that leaps with joy, a brilliant heart declares its love with every beat. Xochitl and Rafael create a tribute to sweethearts everywhere. Crafted of clay, the figurine stands in three dimensions on a pinewood square. It bear
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Painted wood retablo, 'Virgin Mary' (Peru)
$29.99

Surrounded by an array of flowers, rays of light burst in a halo about the Virgin Mary. Alejandro Chavez shows her expression of loving concern for her son, Jesus, and for mankind. Known as a retablo, this traditional diorama is housed in a colorful
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Retablo, 'Blue Christmas' (Peru)
$42.99

This colorful box depicts the first Christmas. Alejandro Chavez crafts a traditional retablo (diorama) in the regional style of Ayacucho. The Holy Family and the three kings are modeled of clay and painted by hand. Beneath them, villagers harvest the
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Retablo, 'Crucifixion' (Peru)
$42.99

The midday sky is dark as even nature appears distressed at the scene. Alejandro Chavez depicts the crucifixion of Christ. At the foot of the cross, two disciples show their grief and angels accompany them. Christ's sacrifice on the cross is one of t
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Retablo, 'Our Lady of Mount Carmel' (Peru)
$29.99

Wearing an elaborate crown, Our Lady of Mount Carmel extends her arms in benediction. Alejandro Chavez portrays the Madonna named for Mount Carmel in the Holy Land, where a chapel was built in her honor before her assumption into heaven. In 1251 she
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Retablo, 'Virgin of Guadalupe' (Peru)
$41.99

Surrounded by flowers, the Virgin of Guadalupe is queen of the heavens. She first appeared in Mexico in 1531 and, as proof of her visit, caused roses to bloom at the site. Named Patron Saint of the Americas by Pope John Paul II, she is a beloved mani
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Sculpture, 'Good Luck Frogs' (Mexico)
$277.99

Emerging from an egg, two frogs in rainbow colors are harbingers of good luck. Albert Ickenroth sculpts the whimsical pair in a mixture of ceramic clay and resin. Painted by hand, they seem to smile.
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Terracotta sculpture, 'Capoeira Headstand' (Brazil)
$239.99

More than a combat move, the headstand requires admirable control, strength and technical ability. An avid admirer of Capoeira martial art, Rodrigo Saramago expertly conveys the force, strength and velocity of a movement that distinguishes this uniqu
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Wood retablo, 'Saint Rose of Lima' (Peru)
$44.99

Saint Rose of Lima is crowned with the fragrant flowers of her name. Born on August 30, 1586, Isabel Flores de Oliva was the first American to be canonized, in 1671. Each year the devout make a pilgrimage to the chapel in Santa Rosa de Quives where s
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Wood retablo, 'Yawar Fiesta' (Peru)
$59.99

Celebrating the condor and its impressive size and strength, the yawar ("blood" in Quechua) fiesta takes place in Peru's Apurimac and Ayacucho regions. The condor represents the people of Peru, while the bull represents the Spanish. If the condor fli
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