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Handcrafted Athlete Recycled Metal Sculpture Mexico, "Rustic Weightlifter"

byArmando Ramirez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (490)
He hoists the barbells under the watchful eye of his trainer. Spark plugs form... more

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He hoists the barbells under the watchful eye of his trainer. Spark plugs form the powerful bodies. These muscular weightlifters are crafted from an amazing assortment of bicycle and automobile parts. Armando Ramírez recycles them as rustic art.

  • 0.59 kgs
  • 1.3 lbs
  • 16 cm H x 14.5 cm W x 15.5 cm D
  • 6.25" H x 5.75" W x 6" D

  • Iron
  • Components may vary slightly in size and form
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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490

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06/20/2016

"Love this"

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Got this for my friend. She loved it. Great quality

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From Cypress, Texas

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03/11/2021

"Excellent depicition"

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A work of art

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01/29/2021

"Represents my granddaughter perfectly!"

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This is such an awesome and unique item, I absolutely love it! Perfect in size to fit on a desk or wherever you want. Top quality use of recycled items. Im looking forward to purchasing similar items for friends and family.

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01/17/2021

"cherished keepsake"

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made incredibly well .. stunning piece for a fitness trainer friend

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02/11/2020

"Perfect Anniversary Gift"

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I got this one and the bench one for a 6 year anniversary gift. We are both gym people and perfect for out lifestyle.

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01/14/2020

"perfect keepsake"

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This is loved by my husband, a weightlifter , and proudly sits on his desk.

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05/07/2021

"Extraordinary piece"

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I have ordered many of his pieces in the past. This one was much larger than I expected with great details, even down to individual petals.

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05/07/2021

"Excellent craftsmanship"

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I ordered this as a gift for my father-in-law, a chess enthusiast. He was impressed with the craftsmanship and creativity. Two thumbs up!

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05/03/2021

"A fun game of cards!!"

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A remarkable gift for an enthusiastic card player....thanks a million Armando for your ingenious creation!!!

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05/02/2021

"Art at its Best"

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I purchased this magnificent piece of art for my brother-in-law who is a drummer and music instructor. He actually loves it. This was the second piece of art I purchased by this Artisan, and since then have purchased several more for other family members and friends.

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From Tennessee

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05/01/2021

"Very large and impressive metal art"

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The best metal artists! They are so talented. This is truly great in a big, big way. My husband loves it.

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Hungry Crocodile, Upcycled Auto Part Sculpture of a Crocodile from Mexico

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04/29/2021

"Very cool sailor"

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Another great and creative sculpture! As a former USCG officer, I appreciate this especially.

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Sailor, Upcycled Metal Auto Part Sailor Sculpture from Mexico

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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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