Fish Bones Metal Fair Trade Wall Art
Aren't the fish bones fantastic on this wall sculpture? I adore the hand crafted detail on the fish with a few shells in-between them. Fair trade and made in Haiti, your purchases support these artisans.
Dimensions: 24" diameter, crafted from all metal
About the artists:
When you visit Croix des Bouquets, the area of town known for Haitian metal art in the capital of Port-Au-Prince, you are met with a cacophony of tink, tink, tink as ball peen hammers strike sheets of steel. The sheets are cut from steel drums colored by oil and other liquids the drums at one time held. The process of turning sheets of metal into beautiful wall art is all done by hand, from cutting holes that become edges of trees and leaves, to accenting each lizard with a texture of scales, to painting or lacquering the final design. The artists are proud of their work, signing the pieces on the back side, leaving a raised, reversed signature on the front.
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