A large and wonderfully detailed Santa carving depicting, with scenes on both the front and backsides, the childrens joy of the holiday and a simple and conservative Christmas. Holiday spirit, friends, family, pets and a little fun in the snow. Seven children with priceless expressions sledding, building a snowman, sucking on an icecicle and just sitting on a bench in comfort fill the two detailed scenes encompassing this piece. The carving also has a Christmas tree carved into one side and Santa holds a staff in one hand and glowing lantern in the other. He has a very comforting face and expression with beautifully painted eyes. The Santa itself measures 17.5 inches in height, however with the lantern he is 22 inches tall. This Russian Santa Claus is hand carved from solid linden. Once carved and sanded the Santa is meticulously hand painted and finished in extraordinary detail with numerous coats and finally signed by the artist.
Material: linden wood
Approx. Size: 22.3 x 10.5 x 5 inches
Hand Carved: solid wood
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...
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...
Extra Large Christmas Tree Bell, much more individual detail and a deeper bell tone. A special bell encased in this hand painted wood tree creates a pleasantly muted Christmas jingle from this tree upon movement. Lower tones are created by the larger tree and higher tones from the smaller tree. Hand carved from solid wood and hand finished in remarkable detail with numerous coats and washes of paint. Each hand crafted wooden Christmas Tree is signed or initialed by the...