Folk Art Animals
Using self-taught methods, Bittersweet House Folk Art captures the character and warmth of the German folk art tradtion of chalkware and offers unique, hand crafted treasures. While some pieces are crafted using engaging innovative designs, others are inspired by the designs of centuries past. The exacting craftsmanship, colorful design, and finishing of these pieces reflects our historic past and as a result, each piece takes on the feel of a well-loved antique. Finishing expertise and attention to eye-catching details ensure a treasure that will last a lifetime.
Of note: Cast in chalkware using an Anton Reiche (Dresden, Germany) antique chocolate mold. The egg is painted with an onion skin color and PA Dutch designs on both sides of the egg. The figure, measuring approx 4 inches will be signed and dated "Bittersweet House Folk Art, K. Campbell, Sherborn, MA".