Upcycled Auto Part Sculpture of a Crocodile from Mexico, "Hungry Crocodile"
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Crafted from a variety of recycled auto parts, this eco-friendly sculpture from Mexico is designed by artisan Armando Ramirez, whose vision and creativity adds a personal touch to each new piece. The sculpture depicts a crocodile with a ridged back, mouth open and pointing to the sky.
The artisan does not give his sculptures a fine polished finish, therefore smudges and scratches may be present.
- 3.50 kgs
- 7.7 lbs
- 16 cm H x 32 cm W x 45 cm D
- 6.25" H x 12.5" W x 17.75" 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.