Upcycled Metal Auto Part Sculpture from Mexico, "Deer Dance"
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With an eye for unique artwork and a passion for eco-friendliness, Mexican artisan Armando Ramirez crafts this sculpture from upcycled metal auto parts. The artisan uses pieces such as rivets, screws, and bicycle chains to depict a figure with the body of a man and head of a deer.
- 2.92 kgs
- 6.4 lbs
- 50.3 cm H x 24.6 cm W x 18.2 cm D
- 19.75" H x 9.75" W x 7.25" 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.