Downy Woodpecker - Mini - 5"H - Hand Carved | Wooden Bird
Hand Carved Wooden Downy Woodpecker - This little bird is from our popular Mini Range. One of our most popular designs this cute little one makes the perfect gift for nature lovers. But even if they are not crazy outdoor types this is just a cute little piece for any interior. Entirely hand crafted from carving to painting and finishing with wax polish. Made under fair trade principles using sustainable softwood and non toxic paints.
We also have a larger life size downy woodpecker in our range.
Anna & David create unique birds derived from a meeting between indigenous folk art and western aesthetics. From home on Vancouver Island, surrounded by the sea, mountains and and abundance of birds, they have much to inspire them and offer designs that bring simple yet refined examples of natures greatest inspiration.
They have been working closely with the same three families of carvers for over 7 years, drawing on the villages centuries old techniques to realize beautiful products.
Using Albesia and Coffee wood, these fast growing timbers come from sustainable farming practices for continued harvest and regrowth.