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Whimsical Cow-Themed Ceramic Wall Art from Mexico, "Whimsical Cow"

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Realized in colorful motifs that resemble patchwork, a whimsical cow decorates... more

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Realized in colorful motifs that resemble patchwork, a whimsical cow decorates this piece of ceramic wall art from Mexico. Maria Isabel Cruz creates this piece, crafted using the dry rope technique, in which a wax mixture made of magnesium oxide and fat are applied to the outlines of the image or motif prior to glazing. The wax mixture creates a barrier that keeps the different fill colors in the design separate during firing, before burning off to reveal the blackened ceramic beneath. A length of nylon cord on the back provides for easy hanging.

  • 0.76 kgs
  • 1.7 lbs
  • 26 cm H x 26 cm W x 2.6 cm D
  • 10.25" H x 10.25" W x 1" D

  • Ceramic, nylon cord
  • Signed by the artist
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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41

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05/14/2021

"Wonderful fun piece!"

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I purchased the trio pet plate and once I received it I had to have more. They make me smile every time I look at them. I was a bit disappointed in the beautiful cow plate, as the cow is painted in primary colors and the Novica sample shows an off-white background with some little hints of purple. The plate I received has a very strong purple/lavender background. I am going to keep it though, because there is no guarantee that requesting a replacement would have a different outcome. I recommend it, regardless.

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02/22/2021

"Not as pictured"

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They didnt mention color variations and the plate that I received is a dark lavender which really clashes with the cute orange cow.

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From Seattle

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02/10/2021

"Whimsical Cow Refreshing"

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I just received my Whimsical Cow Plate. It is an item likely to make you smile. The cows expression is sweet. The colors are bright and cheerful. Of note: the background looked white on my computer screen. It is a mauve shade in person.

Best Uses

  • table top or wall hanging, for kitchen or child's room

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Myself
  • Occasion: 'just because'
From Taberg, New York

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05/15/2021

"Love this decorative plate."

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Reminds me of Garfield. So much fun and makes me feel happy.

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From Taberg, New York

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05/15/2021

"Whimsical delight"

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Love the plate. Bright and colorful.

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From Florida

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05/11/2021

"Great Mothers day gift"

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It looks exactly like the picture! It was a gift that was completely unexpected and she loves it! Its quite whimsical and will be cherished!

Best Uses

  • Decoration

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This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

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