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Home Decor - Outdoor Living - Welcome Signs
Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the World

These Home Decor - Outdoor Living - Welcome Signs 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

Forged iron welcome sign, 'Cheerful Eclipse' (Mexico)

A cheerful eclipse extends the most magical of welcomes conjured by J. Blas. Working with forged iron techniques, he crafts an inspired sign that is painted in Mexico's trademark cobalt blue and gold. more...

Forged iron welcome sign, 'Mexican Sun' (Mexico)

The Mexican sun extends its bright rays into the warmest of welcomes. Working with forged iron techniques, J. Blas crafts an inspired sign that is painted with rich colors. more...

Iron welcome sign, 'A Jumbo Welcome' (Mexico)

Lifting his trunk, an elephant trumpets a jumbo hello. J. Blas presents a cheerful welcome sign, sculpted in three dimensions from sheets of iron. The spunky young bull with his long ivory tusks gazes out from the shade of a tree. more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Cat Smiles Welcome' (Mexico)

Grinning contentedly, a smug kitty cat looks approvingly at visitors and guests. He tucks his tail around him and purrs a warm welcome. J. Blas sculpts the cheerful creature to adorn an original welcome sign. He first cuts the sheets of forged iron t more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Desert Host' (Mexico)

Scurrying across the desert, a gecko pauses in the shade of a cactus. J. Blas creates the whimsical images in a welcome sign sculpture, crafted of iron and painted by hand. more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Gecko Welcome' (Mexico)

With an lighthearted wave of their tails, two geckos offer guests a warm welcome. J. Blas creates the charming image on a wall-mounted sculpture. A welcome sign hangs beneath, all hand-crafted in iron. more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Golden Horse Welcome' (Mexico)

Posed in equine splendor, a magnificent stallion tosses his golden mane. Sculpted in three dimensions, he offers a welcome to friends and family alike. J. Blas crafts the plaque from sheets and rods of forged iron. He first cuts the metal sheets to s more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Peaceful Welcome' (Mexico)

Ever watchful, the sun rules the sky. He bids a warm welcome on this delightful panel by J. Blas. The artisan crafts it from sheets and rods of forged iron, first cutting the metal sheets to size and hammering them into a three-dimensional shape. Wel more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Rooster Sings Welcome' (Mexico)

Stretching skyward, a rooster greets the day with a cheerful ki-ki-ri-ki! ("cock-a-doodle-doo" as roosters cantan, or "sing" in Mexico). Sculpted in rich detail, the proud fowl graces a welcome panel. J. Blas crafts the plaque from sheets and rods of more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Squirrel's Happy Welcome' (Mexico)

Flicking his bushy tail, a frisky squirrel chatters a welcome. J. Blas sculpts the cheerful creature in elaborate detail to adorn an original welcome sign. He first cuts the sheets of forged iron to size and hammers them into a three-dimensional shap more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Sun Moon Embrace' (Mexico)

Paying tribute to Maya astronomers who predicted eclipses with great exactitude, J. Blas designs a colorful welcome sign. The wall sculpture depicts a starry blue moon embracing the sun. more...

Iron welcome sign, 'Victorious Horse' (Mexico)

A handsome equine smiles a welcoming smile in this expressive wall art sculpture. By Mexico's Elias and David, the iron welcome sign is crafted and painted by hand. more...

Steel welcome sign, 'Busy Squirrel' (Mexico)

With a friendly flick of the tail, a busy squirrel offers guests a warm welcome... and an acorn. Alejandro de Esesarte creates the charming image on a wall-mounted sculpture, hammering the piece into low relief. Painted by hand, its details are extra more...

Steel welcome sign, 'Frog Prince' (Mexico)

With a wide-eyed smile, a princely frog offers guests a warm welcome. Alejandro de Esesarte creates the charming image on a wall-mounted sculpture, hammering the piece into low relief. Painted by hand, its details are extraordinary. Because each piec more...

Steel welcome sign, 'Perky Parrot' (Mexico)

A cheerful parrot offers guests a warm welcome, inviting them in for a bird chat. Alejandro de Esesarte creates the charming image on a wall-mounted sculpture, hammering the piece into low relief. Painted by hand, its details are extraordinary. Becau more...

Talavera ceramic welcome sign, 'Feel at Home' (Mexico)

Painted by hand, this elegant plaque says "My house is your house" in Spanish. Alonso Luis works in the style of Puebla's renowned Talavera ceramics, adding warm floral motifs to express a heartfelt sentiment. It is designed to cement into the wall o more...



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