Bring a piece of New England folk art into your home for the holidays with this hand crafted Chalkware Santa. The art of molding plaster of paris, referred to as chalkware, into holiday treasures is a centuries old German tradition. Inspired by the German tradition of folk art chalkware, Bittersweet House Folk Art offers a unique, hand crafted treasure that will last a lifetime.
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Of special note: Cast in chalkware using a wonderful rare antique German chocolate mold, measuring approx 5 inches tall x 6 inches wide. Santa's coat is hand painted with an antique folk art hooked rug pattern. The piece is hand signed "#1, Bittersweet House Folk Art, Kathryn Campbell, 2007, Sherborn, MA".