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Holiday clay ornament
4" tall Clay donkey for nativity set. One brown and white and the other gray and white. Each has a bell around the neck. Brown one is sturdy and fat, gray one is thinner. Signed on bottom.
Polymer clay nativity sculpture of the Holy Family. Joseph leans his face on Mary's head, has one arm around her shoulder and one hand under hers that holds baby Jesus in white swaddling clothes. About 6 inches high. Mary in white and lavender, Joseph in white and a colorful gold, blue, pink cloth on his head. A tender moment. Joseph is happy and protective. Signed and dated on bottom. Made this on December 2, 2016. https://youtu.be/IjeG4ABK-R8 This one of a kind holy family sculpture is on you tube for all views.
Candy Cane with Baby Jesus Ornament|
Polymer clay Christmas ornament, Baby Jesus is in white swaddling clothes and a blue blanket with a candy cane wrapped around Him. The attached poem explains the meanings of the candy cane. J is for Jesus, the white for His pure virgin birth, the red stripes He bore during His passion, etc. This comes from the Legend of the Candy cane. That a candy maker in the 1880's wanted to make a Christmas candy to honor Jesus. 3.5-5" long cane, Baby Jesus figure is 1.75" tall.
Holiday ornament made from clay with original print impression-hand painted
Twelve Piece Nativity with Wooden Creche|
Polymer clay nativity set with stone manger and wooden stable. There are two shepherds: a boy kneeling, and a gray curly haired man carries a lamb and a shepherd's staff. The straw or hay in the manger is made of binder twine. The stable in made of 100 year old shingles from my brother's house in the Upper Peninsula. It is 18" long, 8.5" deep, 10.5" tall. It has a roof that slants and two large open windows on the side. He made the stable and I made the clay figures and stone manger. There is a lamb lying by the manger and also a sheep that came with the shepherds. An ewe and her lamb. The 3 kings are 6.5" tall and carry gifts, the crowns and gifts have rhinestones embedded in them. One king has presented his gift and also carries a blanket for the child King. They are dressed in royal colors of purple, blue,red, and gold robes. Mary is a motherly figure with a white gown that shows it, she has black hair, a lilac cloth over her shoulder, a sky blue mantle. She is standing after putting the baby in the manger. She is 5.75" tall. He hands are crossed on her chest in adoration. She looks down at the baby. Joseph is a little taller and has on white with a blue and maroon mixed blanket over his shoulders and around the back. He has a staff and is looking down at the baby in the manger and his other hand is on his chest denoting worship. There is also an angel and a brown burro lying down with a tiny bell around it's neck. The baby Jesus is in swaddling clothes and has a little curl of hair peeking out. His hands are curled up and near his little face. He is nested deep down in the manger really snug. Each piece is signed and dated on the bottom. One of a kind!
Milkweed Pod with Baby Ornament|
Clay and milkweed pod ornament. Binder twine hay. Purple or other colors of beads on bottom hold a wire to hang it. Some babies have a pointed shape on the cloth around the head and those can be pixies or fairy babies and others in swaddling can be baby Jesus. I picked the pods when the interior was golden and they have stayed this way for years. About 3" long. Figure and hay is glued in with goop glue and is permanent. The pods have been dipped in polycrylic varnish.
Angel Ornament [Small Bell]|
Polymer clay ornament on a metal bell. Most of these ring, except first few where the clay garment touches the bell. Made in various colors of hair: blondes, brunettes, one with gray hair, one with white. Various wing designs, and many poses. Some are praying, some worshiping with arms crossed on the chest, some dancing, twirling, or with a songbook or a heart. One has beads and a blue gown. One has a gold gown and a red heart. Two sizes. Larger ones listed separately but shown in this pic are both sizes and typical poses.
Cherub angel ornaments with halos, golden hair, pink, white, or translucent wings, in diapers. Polymer clay.
Angel Ornament [Large Bell]|
Polymer clay angel ornament on a metal bell. Most of these ring, except first few where the clay garment touches the bell. Made in various colors of hair: blondes, brunettes, one with gray hair, one with white. Various wing designs, and many poses. Some are praying, some worshiping with arms crossed on the chest, some dancing, twirling, or with a songbook or a heart. One has beads and a blue gown. One has a gold gown and a red heart. Two sizes. Smaller ones listed separately but shown in this pic are both sizes and typical poses.
Embossed white snowflake