Folk Art Wood Sculpture(106 items)
Welcome to the Folk Art Wood Sculpture Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Folk Art Wood Sculpture
Beautiful Alebrije Piece
My wife surprised me with this stunning Alebrije hummingbird. The artwork is detailed and the colors are brilliant. It will be a prized part of my collection.
this lil creature has brought me joy
The details of this lil beastie are intricate the colors go with everything. I really get so much joy from this, I thank the artists for their vision.
I was so excited when I opened this figurine. It is even more beautiful than I expected. The workmanship is impressive, the colors are bold and bright, and the aesthetic is pleasing to any eye! This is a unique piece at a reasonable price that I would recommend to anyone.
Zeny and Reyna Handcrafted alebrije sculptures
"When she told us this we felt a great sense of satisfaction, we had no idea how much we could help someone – a child – through our art."
Popular Folk Art Wood Sculpture
Copal Wood and Maguey Mexican Porcupine Sculpture in Green, "Cute Porcupine in Green"$27.99
A cute little porcupine is crafted by hand of copal wood with spines of maguey plant fibers, making a charming addition to any home. Working together, Mexico's Zeny and Reyna paint this sculpture by hand to feature a solid green body with stripes of red and yellow along its spines.
Yellow and Green Copal Wood Alebrije Porcupine Sculpture, "Cute Porcupine"$29.99
This cute little porcupine invites you to experience the rich artisanal history of Mexico, crafted of copal wood with maguey plant fiber spines. Mexico's Zeny and Reyna work together to craft this wonderful sculpture, painting it by hand with hues of bright green, yellow, red, and blue for a vibrant look.
Green Hummingbird Alebrije Sculpture Crafted by Hand, "Green Hummingbird"$54.99
A playful hummingbird seeks out the sweet nectar of flowers in an sculpture designed to hang from the ceiling. Zeny and Reyna transform found pieces of copal wood into a delightful . These fanciful sculptures are a traditional folk art in Oaxaca, once based on twenty totems but today representing all kinds of animals. They take their name from a Calo gypsy word for "something difficult, tangled, confusing or fantastic."
Includes a thread for hanging.
Because each alebrije is individually created work of folk art, shapes will vary slightly.
Artisan Crafted Fine Mahogany and Cedar Wood Tree Sculpture, "Tree of Life"$64.99
"I made this sculpture as a tribute to life," confides John Barrow. "The different colors represent the joy of life, of feeling, and of having hope for the future. Its optimism is contagious." Barrow crafts the sculpture with hand-carved segments of cedar, mahogany and ishpingo woods. He stains the woods with colorful natural dyes.