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Product ID: 228221

Collectible Recycled Auto Parts and Metal Sculpture, "Rustic Forklift"

byArmando Ramirez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (411)
Mexico's Armando Ramirez enjoys the fine art of recycling as he transforms a... more

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Mexico's Armando Ramirez enjoys the fine art of recycling as he transforms a variety of discarded metal as well as auto and bicycle parts into a sturdy forklift sculpture. Ramirez crafts the sculpture with steel sheets for the machine's main body and roof, while ball bearings and bicycle chains become the wheels. A car's field separator becomes the seat, and an assortment of nails and tubes become essential components of this spectacular sculpture.

Ramírez prefers not to give his sculptures a fine polished finish, therefore smudges and scratches may be present.

  • 4.26 kgs
  • 9.4 lbs
  • 27 cm H x 15 cm W x 39 cm D
  • 10.75" H x 6" W x 15.25" D

  • Recycled metal
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Each work is unique. Recycled parts will vary from piece to piece based on availability.
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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411

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10/18/2020

"Perfect Gift for a fisherman"

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Absolutely Love it!! It was the perfect gift for my brother.

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10/16/2020

"Wonderful"

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After buying Iron statuette, Park Bench Sweethearts and also Auto parts sculpture, Rustic Light of Love, I needed to finish it off with this one. Wife loves these and so do I.

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10/16/2020

"Terrific"

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After buying the Iron statuette, Park Bench Sweethearts, I then purchased this one. Kind of a nice set to have for me and my wife.

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10/16/2020

"Wonderful"

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Wife loves this and so do I. I am somewhat of a grease monkey, so this spoke to me. For my wife it was sentimental as I asked her to marry me on a bench that looked a lot like this!

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10/15/2020

"Awesome truck"

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I know this will be a hit this Christmas!

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10/14/2020

"SPECIAL GIFT"

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GAVE IT AS A GIFT AND MY B I L LOVED IT!

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ORIGINAL AND AMAZING

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist is currently confronting a major life challenge.

Armando Ramirez has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $3500 and the most recent for $4000. Proceeds were used to buy materials and also a machine for soldering his metal art.

Armando has received 1st place from the regional contest of the Jaliscience Institute of Crafts for his sculptures.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

Armando's income helps pay for the education of his two daughters.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

 
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