Hand Carved Pinewood Statuette of Saint Anthony, "Kind Monk"
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Husband and wife team Juan and Carolina of Guatemala work together to craft this touching statuette. The piece depicts Saint Anthony of Padua with a young Jesus in his arms, symbolizing the monk's dedication to the Lord's work. Carved from pinewood, the figure is exquisitely hand-painted with bright colors and floral motifs over the monk's blue robes.
Juan and Carolina create hand-painted wood sculptures. Their techniques and designs have been handed down from generation to generation. "We work from the heart. Each wood carving becomes a part of our family legacy. We love creating these traditional and rustic sculptures filled with history."
Juan and Carolina are growing artisans with their enthusiasm and effort reflecting in their work. They are artisans with great potential.
Juan and Carolina have two young children that depend on their income.
Juan and Carolina support other artisans with their work.
They support both of their daughters' educations.