Religious Wood Sculpture(198 items)
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Many thanks to the artists, Juan and Carolina. Your statue is a tribute to my Rufus and a celebration of his life. Beautiful. Inspiring. Touches my heart and soul. Perfect.
Beautiful work of art and inspiration
This piece exceeded my expectations. It is beautiful; great attention to detail and the colors are vibrant. It is inspiring!
Wayan Rendah Wood sculptures
The artistry of Wayan Rendah has been featured in numerous periodicals, including Sunset magazine. "It gives me great pleasure when one of my statues inspires somebody," the artist says.
I was born in Bali on June 17, 1973. I'm the oldest of seven children in a family consisting of four brothers and three sisters. I started to learn to sculpt at the age of eight when I was still in primary school, learning from... read more
Popular Religious Wood Sculpture
Hand Crafted Balinese Suar Wood Buddha Meditation Statuette, "Serenity Buddha"$139.99
This beautiful statuette by Balinese artisan Wayan Rendah shows Buddha in a deep state of meditation. Hand crafted from native suar wood, the intricate detailing of Buddha's hair, face, and clothing is truly exquisite. The pose in which Buddha sits is traditionally known as , where his right hand represents enlightenment, and the left is the illusory nature of existence.
Handcrafted Christian Theme Christmas Retablo Diorama, "Blue Andean Christmas"$39.99
Watching over their tiny son, Mary and Joseph smile as shepherds worship in the blue Andean night. Beneath, an Andean hat shop offers sombreros for sale. Alejandro Chávez portrays the scenes on two levels in three dimensions. This traditional diorama is known as a each figurine is modeled and painted by hand.
Meditative Suar Wood Buddha Sculpture from Indonesia, "Enlightened Buddha"$137.99
Holding one hand in a symbol of meditation, Buddha sits in a cross-legged position, enlightened. Indonesian artisan Wayan Rendah creates this depiction of Buddha, which he carefully carves by hand from suar wood with a beautiful natural grain. The attention to detail lavished over Buddha's hair and flowing clothes is simply stunning.