Art Gallery - Sculpture Wood - Animal Collection Dogs Cats

Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the World

These Art Gallery - Sculpture Wood - Animal Collection Dogs Cats - 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.
 
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Alebrije sculpture, 'Springtime Cat' (Mexico)
$34.99

"This purple cat is happy because spring has arrived, and the alebrije reflects the colorful feast of flowers," explain Zeny and Reyna. They use the tip of a maguey leaf to paint the patterns on this admirable hand-carved copal wood sculpture. Please
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Ishpingo wood sculpture, 'Cat Mischief' (Peru)
$69.99

Stretched out from paw to tail, a cat narrows its green eyes looking for mischief. John Barrow masterfully captures the cat's aesthetic essence in the design of this sculpture. It is carved from ishpingo wood, creating the illusion of a three-dimensi
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Ishpingo wood sculpture, 'Cat Pose' (Peru)
$43.49

Believed to embody the moon goddess, cats are creatures worthy of admiration. John Barrow is inspired the cat's aesthetic essence and replicates it in wood. The statuette is carved from ishpingo wood, creating the illusion of a three-dimensional puzz
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Ishpingo wood sculpture, 'Playtime Kitty' (Peru)
$69.99

A playful kitty is ready to pounce in a magnificent sculpture by John Barrow. It is expertly carved by hand from ishpingo wood, its rich brown coat in striking contrast with the feline's deep green eyes.
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Lacquered wood sculpture, 'Feline Fun' (Thailand)
$49.99

Nantana Sompamitre crafts an endearing sculpture featuring a mother and her kittens. Keeping them close while at play, this feline mom makes sure they are safe. Sompamitre's inspired sculpture is carved of mango wood and vividly decorated with Thaila
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Wood sculpture, 'Blessing Cat' (Indonesia)
$39.49

Conveying a cat's serene mysticism, Nengah Sudarsana depicts the feline seated in a meditation pose. The kitty extends one paw. "This is a blessing position," the Balinese artisan explains.
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Wood sculpture, 'Breathing Yoga Cat' (Indonesia)
$54.99

Sitting in the asana position, a Siamese cat practices yoga holding its front paws to its middle chakra. It closes its eyes as it inhales and exhales, in a vivid albesia wood statuette carved and painted by hand by Nengah Sudarsana.
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Wood sculpture, 'Cat in Deep Meditation' (Indonesia)
$37.99

Assuming a human position, a cat meditates and seems to smile. Nengah Sudarsana shares his deep love of animals through his sculptures. With this carving, he communicates the feline's peacefulness and serenity.
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Wood sculpture, 'Full Lotus Cat' (Indonesia)
$47.99

Conveying the mysticism of a cat, Nengah Sudarsana depicts the feline seated in a meditation pose. "This is the full lotus position," the Balinese artisan explains.
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Wood sculpture, 'Guardian Cat' (Indonesia)
$49.99

Conveying a kitten's playfulness, a cat stands alert. Nengah Sudarsana depicts the feline in warm Balinese suar wood, lovingly carved by hand.
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Wood sculpture, 'Hear No Evil Cat' (Indonesia)
$54.99

Sitting on its hind legs, a cat covers its ears with its paws to hear no evil. Vivid and endearing, the smiling feline is hand carved by Nengah Sudarsana.
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Wood sculpture, 'Kitty Cat Hunts' (Indonesia)
$92.99

Ketut Suastawa honors the artistic legacy of his father, Made Mudana, with this life-like sculpture. Silently stalking her prey, a cat crouches tensely as she prepares to pounce. Suastawa carves the playful feline from Balinese suar wood in a lifelik
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Wood sculpture, 'See No Evil Kitty' (Indonesia)
$49.99

Sitting on its hind legs, a cat covers its eyes with its paws to see no evil. Vivid and endearing, the cat is carved by hand from Balinese suar wood by Nengah Sudarsana.
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Wood sculpture, 'Speak No Evil Cat' (Indonesia)
$47.49

Sitting on its hind legs, a cat covers its mouth with its paws to speak no evil. Vivid and endearing, the smiling feline is hand carved of suar wood by Nengah Sudarsana.
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Wood sculpture, 'Tree Pose Yoga Cat' (Indonesia)
$45.99

Balancing with the help of its tail, a cat closes its eyes while expertly posing in the vrkasana, or "tree posture" in Hindu yoga. Nengah Sudarsana masterfully carves this suar wood sculpture by hand, loyally replicating the legendary meditation posi
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Wood sculpture, 'Vrkasana Yoga Cat' (Indonesia)
$69.99

Standing on top of a hill, this Siamese cat closes its eyes while expertly balanced in vrkasana or tree posture in Hindu yoga. Nengah Sudarsana masterfully carves this albesia wood sculpture by hand, loyally replicating the legendary meditation posit
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Wood sculpture, 'Vrkasana Yoga Kitty' (Indonesia)
$48.99

Standing on one foot, this cat closes its eyes while expertly balanced in vrkasana or "tree posture" in Hindu yoga. Nengah Sudarsana masterfully carves this suar wood sculpture by hand, replicating the legendary meditation position with a whimsical c
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Wood sculpture, 'Yogi Cat' (Indonesia)
$59.99

By Nengah Sudarsana, a cat takes the pose of the yogi. Yogis are holy men and great mystics, many of whom also possess the gift of prophecy. This cat covers ears, eyes and mouth against hearing, seeing or speaking evil.
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Wood statuette, 'Angelic Siamese Cat' (Indonesia)
$49.99

A gentle angel reveals the sweet blue eyes of a Siamese cat who clasps her paws in prayer. This whimsical image comes from Nengah Sudarsana, who shares his love for animals through his work. Carved from Balinese albesia wood, the statuette is beautif
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Wood statuette, 'Curious Kitty' (Indonesia)
$62.99

Relaxed and poised, this tuxedo cat is alert to the world around it, smiling a friendly smile. Nengah Sudarsana hand-carves the endearing cat from albesia wood, painting it with expressive detail, including the eyes. This statuette is designed to res
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Wood statuette, 'Kitten in a Tux' (Indonesia)
$69.99

With markings like a tuxedo, a black and white kitten relaxes after a day of play. Before taking a quick nap, he reflects on the day's activities and enjoys his pleasant home. Nengah Sudarsana carves the realistic statuette and paints the pretty feli
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Wood statuette, 'Night Owl Mom' (India)
On sale - now 31.99 - was $39.99

With big, bright eyes and nocturnal vision, the owl sees everything that surrounds her. Suresh and Devender Garg presents the inquisitive bird carved from a single block of kadam wood in exquisite detail. The body is crafted in classic jali, or openw
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Wood statuette, 'Thoughtful Cat' (Indonesia)
$69.99

Stretched out comfortably, a cat rests his head on his paw. His big blue eyes gaze into the distance, and his thoughts are far away. Nengah Sudarsana carves the realistic feline from Balinese albesia wood and adds color by hand.
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Wood statuette, 'Wistful Kitty' (Indonesia)
$62.99

Looking up with wistful eyes, this Siamese cat waits for someone to give him a loving tap on the head. Nengah Sudarsana hand-carves the endearing cat from albesia wood, painting it with expressive detail, including the eyes. This statuette is designe
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Wood statuette, 'Yoga Cat' (Indonesia)
$54.99

Sitting with hind legs crossed and back straight, a cat rests its paws to breathe yoga energy. Nengah Sudarsana shares his deep love of animals through his sculptures. With this albesia wood carving, he communicates the cat's peacefulness and serenit
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