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ITEM#: 12013677This gecko is handmade in Haiti from recycled oil drums. This metal art-piece includes small hook for hanging.
- Reptilian sculpture is painted with bright colorful design inspired by local Haitian culture
- Gecko measures eight inches long
- Constructed of recycled oil drums
Caribbean Craft promotes employment in Haiti by training unskilled but often highly gifted craftspeople, and by assisting the independent artisans through the introduction of new designs and new market outlets. Unemployment in Haiti, the poorest country of the American hemisphere, is variously estimated at between 60 and 80 percent. The organization has gone through rough times during the past years, marked by political troubles and economic difficulties including a three year long embargo on all Haitian exports. Caribbean Craft currently employs 400 artisans either as salaried employees or outside contractors, with roughly equal numbers of men and women. The natural artistic talents of the Haitians are well known, and many of these hand-painted pieces are truly works of art.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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I couldn't resist these oil drum decorations. The really liven up my living room.Read More
THE GECKOS AND FROGS ARE DARLING AND CREATE A NEAT WALL ARRANGEMENTRead More
I bought two of these for my screened in porch/ pool area, and I love them so much I'm buying the other two! colorful and wonderful craftmanship. Great purchace Idea for any part of your home.Read More
Purchased group love the colors and detail of geico also goes well with larger than life dragonflyRead More
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love the colors and I like Gecko's
Hanging on the fence by the pool very colorful and cute
too cute and colorful
Patio wall decoration.
color for a tiki bar
I liked that this product is hand made in Haiti with recycled material and its bright and colorful for a child's room.
I love geckos and the bright happy colors.
Because its gonna look great on my screened in patio, they will match my pooll towels perfectly! I just cant seem to stay off this amazing site, thank you overstock team.
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