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Upcycled Metal Auto Part Sailor Sculpture from Mexico, "Sailor"

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Working with a passion for converting recycled materials, Mexican artisan... more

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Working with a passion for converting recycled materials, Mexican artisan Armando Ramirez crafts this nautical sculpture from upcycled metal auto parts. Made from nails, screws, washers, a spark plug, and other pieces of scrap metal, a sailor stands at attention next to a ship's steering wheel.

  • 0.40 kgs
  • 0.9 lbs
  • 17.4 cm H x 16.7 cm W x 14.8 cm D
  • 6.75" H x 6.5" W x 5.75" D

  • Upcycled metal auto parts
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Promotes recycling and reduces waste
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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491

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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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05/13/2021

"Incredible!!!"

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This piece blew me away! I can t stop looking at it. The eyes look so fierce and the mane appears to have movement to it. My eyes keep traveling. Simply magnificent! Thank you for such a beautiful piece Armondo!

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05/09/2021

"Great Christmas present for my son"

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Super cute and very well- made. He loved it!

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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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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.

 
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