Upcycled Metal Auto Part Secretary Sculpture from Mexico, "Secretary"
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Working with a passion for converting recycled materials, Mexican artisan Armando Ramirez crafts this sculpture from upcycled metal auto parts. Made from nails, rebar, screws, a spark plug, and other pieces of scrap metal, a busy secretary sits at a desk with a typewriter and a phone, as well as some papers and pencils.
- 0.50 kgs
- 1.1 lbs
- 13.7 cm H x 13.8 cm W x 13.7 cm D
- 5.5" H x 5.5" W x 5.5" D
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.