Five Minutes Until Midnight - a very rich burgundy and gold elegant Santa Claus with wood burned detail and gold leaf accents throughout. 16.5 inches tall and 8 inches wide weighs over 6 lbs. This Russian Santa is hand carved from solid linden, also known as either basswood or lime in various parts of the world. Once carved and sanded the Santa is hand painted and finished in extraordinary detail with numerous coats and finally signed by the artist.
Material: linden wood
Approx. Size: 16.6 inches tall
Hand Carved: solid wood
Beautifully detailed, very solid Russian Santa trimmed in green and gold with frosted brown fur. He carries a walking stick, wears buckskin toned mittens and has a decorative, leather looking satchel on his side trimmed in berries, leaves and snowflakes. So well worn there are even patches on his bag. Striking blue eyes and warm skin tones put the finishing touches on this wonderful piece. This Russian Santa is artistically painted in numerous coats, intricately detailed, sealed for protection and...
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The Russian Christmas man, truly. All Christmas colors with green and red with accents of gold and delicate white snowflakes. Santa carries a staff and toybag and has a beautiful face and eyes. This is a very thick and solid wood carving. He's hand carved from solid linden, sanded, hand painted and finished in extraordinary detail with numerous coats and finally signed or initialed by the artist. At times we will request an artist to make several of a specific Santa...
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A beautifully rich fuchsia toned Russian Santa holding two Christmas bells. The detailing on this Santa is created by a very unique wood burning technique, requiring thousands of individual burn strokes. The hair and beard, dark fur trim, floral patterns, scenes, everything of detail has been burned into the wood prior to applying the beautiful washes of paint. The result is a very rich and textured piece of art. Hand carved, solid wood, one of a kind Santa figure signed...
Petite and extremely detailed wooden Santa carving with fuchsia tones on his coat and wood burned accents everywhere. The scene on the front has a young boy and girl sorting through a bag of presents with a curious cat at their feet. The detailing on this Santa is created by a very unique wood burning technique, requiring thousands of individual burn strokes. The hair and beard, dark fur trim, floral patterns, scenes, everything of detail has been burned into the...