Culture Wood Sculpture(250 items)
Welcome to the Culture Wood Sculpture Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Culture Wood Sculpture
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.
Eye Of Horus
Beautiful ... beautiful ... beautiful. I ordered one for my son who is interested in Eqyptian symbology and 1 for myself! Beautifully made. Thank you!
“I am a perfectionist, so I prefer to look for the perfect wood type and take great care with each detail. I want to make something that is different than what you might usually see...."
John has always enjoyed woodwork; he learned the craft from... read more
Popular Culture Wood Sculpture
Dance-Themed Wood Sculpture Crafted in Peru, "Marinera Couple"$97.99
In homage of the traditional dance of Peru, John Barrow designs this awe-inspiring sculpture. Wearing bright red clothing, a man and a woman dance together. The woman performs an elaborate gesture with the folds of her dress while the man waves a handkerchief. This sculpture is crafted from different pieces of wood that are each carved by hand and assembled like a puzzle.
Hand-Painted Alebrije Wood Peacock Sculpture from Mexico, "Colorful Peacock"$25.99
Displaying its colorful feathers, an adorable little peacock is hand-carved of copal wood, fanning its vibrant tail feathers. Mexican duo Zeny and Reyna work in the time-honored tradition of sculptures, decorating the peacock with intricate designs that are painted by hand. Each individual tail feather is removable.
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.