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Warm up Your Garden with Stone Sculptures

Help your garden out this spring by adding stone sculptures to your garden! How does it help? Most stone sculptures Zimbabwe Artisan Alliance features are made from serpentine stone. Serpentine stone is known to be a great insulator for heat. When you place a stone sculpture out in the garden, make sure it is not hidden away in the shade if you want it to conduct heat. Let your sculpture soak in the sun’s rays during the day and when the night comes around or lower temperatures come in, place your stone near the plant to help keep the soil and base of the plant stay warm. This is a simple and easy method that’s perfect for plants that are...

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Spring Lawn and Garden Featured Art 2017

Spring is in the air! Get your garden ready for the spring with Zimbabwe Artisan Alliance's "Spring Lawn and Garden Featured Art 2017". "Carved Bird Birdbath" Shona Sculpture This incredible bird bath is carved from serpentine stone and beautifully detailed with a delightful little bird carving. Another example of Shona art talent in Zimbabwe. Made by the artist Kingston. Available here.   "Heron Set" Recycled Metal Artwork A beautiful and graceful set of a medium and small heron. Perfect for lawn, garden, or home! This heron has a wonderful texture and the colors of the metal look great in the sun. Herons can commonly be found in Zimbabwe. This heron sculpture is made from recycled metal in Zimbabwe. Available here....

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Zimbabwe Artisan Alliance Holidays and Gift Guide 2016

It's time to get ready for decorating for November and December! Impress your guests with unique and hand made pieces for gatherings. Looking for a good host gift or holiday gift? Look no further! We've gathered a large group of pieces that will be perfect for gifts! "Pumpkin Ladies" Shona Sculpture by Tyler Nkomo Harvest time has arrived for these women. These Shona sculptures feature 3 different women gathering pumpkins. Each stone sculpture is uniquely detailed, all hand carved from serpentine stone in Zimbabwe. These are the perfect sculptures to add a touch of fall with elegance. Available here. "Yield's Day" Shona Sculpture by Boet Nyariri   Perfectly detailed Shona sculpture, hand-carved and detailed from serpentine stone. This lovely African...

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Zimbabwe Artisan Alliance Featured Giraffes

There's something so unique and interesting about giraffes. From their long necks to their patterns on their coat. Below are some of our current featured giraffe pieces. "The Duellists" by Garth Swift "Giraffe hold a special place in my heart-they are the most beautiful graceful creatures and their huge, gentle almond eyes often seem to gaze upon us lowly creatures with a hint of mirth and peacefulness as if to say "....go quietly and leave no trace". One sees them often alone or in pairs or groups; on the plains, in thickets of trees reaching up to get that morsel, or waiting patiently for their turn to drink while others get their fill. They are also seen occasionally "necking" two...

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Zimbabwe Artisan Alliance Featured Elephants

Elephants are incredible animals that can be found in Zimbabwe. With their regal stature and soulful eyes, it is no wonder that artists are inspired by them and create  works of art to emulate their beauty. We feature all shapes and sizes of elephants in many different mediums. Below is our current inventory of elephant inspired art! "Elegant Elephant" Shona Sculpture Look at this majestic elephant Shona sculpture! This African elephant sculpture stands tall and proud. Beautifully crafted from serpentine stone in Zimbabwe. By the artist Johan. Available here.   "Abstract Elephant" Shona Sculpture African Shona sculpture of a mother and child elephant with a beautiful range of flecks, speckles and colours brought out of the stone with the final wax and polish process. By the artist Tafireyi Tendayi. Available here. "Abstract Elephant" Shona Sculpture Shona sculpture of an abstract elephant. Look...

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