Artisan Crafted Ceramic Folk Art Candleholder from Peru, "Ocean Tree of Life"
This item is available for backorder and will ship within 2 to 8 weeks. Read more
This item is available for pre-order and will ship within 2 to 8 weeks. Read more
Birds perch on a tree of life candleholder that flourishes with colorful flowers. Alberto Aparicio Canchari crafts the candleholder by hand with the legendary ceramic techniques unique to Quinua, Peru. He paints each figurine by hand with a bright palette of colors.
The artist recommends using lightweight and short candles.
- 0.39 kgs
- 0.9 lbs
- Candleholder : 19 cm H x 22 cm W x 6 cm D
- Candleholder : 7.5" H x 8.75" W x 2.4" D
- Holder: 1.7 cm Diam.
- Holder: 0.7" Diam.
Alberto Aparicio Canchari has received a $600 microcredit loan with 0% interest. Proceeds were used to invest in raw materials so as to have plenty of stock ready when the high sales season arrives.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.