Do you appreciate the beautifully odd? Do you look for wall art that not everyone else will have? Then this Red-knobbed Hornbill is the sculpture for you!
This is an original, handmade polymer clay bird sculpture on a basswood plaque. The Hornbill’s profile was sculpted with Super Sculpey polymer clay, no molds were used. The sculpture was hand painted with acrylic paints and a polycrylic coating was used for protection and to bring out the vibrancy of the paints. The finished bas relief sculpture is permanently attached to a basswood round and is ready for hanging in a favorite location.
Fun Hornbill Facts: Native to Indonesia, Red-knobbed Hornbills inhabit primary lowland forest. They utilize holes in trees for their nests and their eggs are a favorite food of monitor lizards. These beautiful birds are believed to be monogamous. A hornbill’s diet consists mainly of fruits. Check out Google and YouTube for more facts and videos on hornbills.SIZE:
The basswood plaque is about 8.75" (22.23 cm) wide by 5.5" (13.97 cm) high, the bird is about 5.5" (13.97 cm) wide by 4" (10.16) high. The entire piece is about 1.25" (3.18 cm) thick, and weighs 8.7 oz (.25 kg)SHIPPING:
★Shipping in the U.S. is included in the price of this sculpture.★ This piece will be securely packaged, and will ship via U.S. Priority Mail with Delivery Confirmation and Insurance in the U.S. I do ship internationally, please contact me
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Hi, I'm Nancy
. I am a self-taught artist and I have a passion for sculpting. My love of animals and nature are a part of me and I love to create my original pieces using polymer clay. I strive for realism in my renditions and sincerely hope you enjoy my sculptures. Birds, horses, big cats, and dogs are among my top favorites. Special requests are always welcome.
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