Hand-Carved Oaxacan Armadillo by Artist Azucena Santiago GF-2271
This is a hand-painted, hand-carved Oaxacan Armadillo folk art by Artist: Azucena Santiago. This Armadillo piece is a vibrant turquoise blue with beautiful folk art details.The tail is detachable for easier shipping. The piece is signed on the bottom.
Materials & Measurements:
- Copal Wood: The wood comes from the Copal Tree (Bursera glabrifolia). Fresh-cut copal wood is soft and easily workable; it has a small heart so it does not split. It sands to a smooth porcelain-like finish and it doesn't absorb much paint.
- Acrylic Paints
- The armadillo is approximately 4" high by 6.5" wide by 3.5" deep
- The armadillo tail's height is approximately 4.75"
- The armadillo weighs approximately 374 grams
(Color and Matrix may vary due to monitor settings, lighting and natural properties of each paint color)