"Why did you choose this product?"
My co-worker and i just moved into our new offices. I wanted to get her an office warming party, since she has four boys it was quit appropriate. She fell in love with it. overstock rocks...
This user earned $2.00 Club O Rewards for writing this review.Learn More
ITEM#: 13365582This African statue sculpture is mined by hand from surface mines and worked into stunning art and functional objects. This intricate sculpture depicts a stylized family of two parents and four children.
- Design: Loving Family Embrace, two parents, four children
- Materials: Soapstone
- Finish: Polished by hand
- Dimensions: 8 inches high x 4 inches wide x 3 inches deep
Story Behind the Art:
SMOLArt is a group of artists who live in the rural village of Tabaka, Kenya, the heart of soapstone crafts. The name, a shortened version of Small Medium and Large Artists, refers to the size of the products the artisans make, not their stature. Established in 1990, SMOLArt is a member of WFTO the World Fair Trade Association, and as such assures that the artisans are paid a fair price for their work. In addition the organization supports community development by contributing to projects that improve living conditions, education and health of their members and the village at large. Soapstone is mined from great pits in the area surrounding Kiisi Kenya. The mined stone is then delivered to carvers who carve sculptures from the natural stone the color of which ranges from cream to pink to brown to yellow to black to a marbling of all of them.
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.
Ships Carbon Neutral*
Please allow for color variation from cream to pink to gray in any single piece.
|Country of Origin||Kenya|
|Dimensions||see product description|
|Country of Origin||Kenya|
Quality RatingLearn More
Features for RugsSee All Features
My co-worker and i just moved into our new offices. I wanted to get her an office warming party, since she has four boys it was quit appropriate. She fell in love with it. overstock rocksRead More
Im a mother of 4 boys& i bn searching for a piece to rep my familyRead More
I love that there are 4 kids in this sculpture. A solid piece that will go with many different decor styles.Read More
Ordered this a few years ago- love it! Still one of my favoritesRead More
Came in on time and thankfully in one piece. It is everything it is cracked up to be. Absolutely stunning and PERFECT for gifting season! Absolutely recommend!!!! :)Read More
Questions & Answers
My husbands sister has 4 children this is a gift for her and our brother in-law for Christmas.. a perfect gift!!
"I lovethis statue-but I need one that has the parents and 2 children-do make this?"
Shopping Tips & Inspiration
Living Room Ideas
Get inspired by the hottest trends in living room furniture and decor. Shop our huge selection of living room furniture and decor at Overstock.com.
Coastal Furniture and Decor Ideas
Find Coastal decorating ideas for your home. Shop our huge selection of Coastal furniture and decor at Overstock.com.
Boho Chic Furniture and Decor Ideas
Find Boho Chic decorating ideas for your home. Shop our huge selection of Boho Chic furniture and decor at Overstock.com.
Industrial Furniture and Decor Ideas
Find industrial decorating ideas for your home. Shop our huge selection of industrial furniture and decor at Overstock.com.
Shabby Chic Furniture and Decor Ideas
Find shabby chic decorating ideas for your home. Shop our huge selection of shabby chic furniture and decor at Overstock.com.
Mid-Century Modern Furniture and Decor Ideas
Shop our huge selection and save on mid-century modern furniture and decor. Find mid-century modern decorating ideas for your home at Overstock.com.
Updated Americana Style
Trade in your visons of rustic antiques, patchwork quilts, and star spangled accents for a new, updated Americana decor. We've reimagined this classic look with fresh furniture, a muted color scheme, and industrial accents to create a look that strikes right at the heart of American decor.
Spring Decorating Ideas
Now that the days are getting longer and warmer, it's time to shake the hibernation and wake up your home with some spring decorating. It's all about welcoming outside elements into your home, maximizing natural light, and incorporating bold patterns. Keep reading for our best spring decorating tips.
How to Decorate with a Monochromatic Color Scheme
With a simple color palette leading the way, monochromatic design lets you get creative with textures, designs, and contrast. Take a look at three different rooms where we let one color take the wheel and show you how to create a monochromatic design in your own home.
One Sofa Four Ways
If your living room is looking drab, then it's time for a decor overhaul. Infuse your space with personality simply by styling around your existing furniture. You can use new decor and a fresh color scheme to breathe new life into your space.
2015 Lighting Trends to love
If you want to refresh your home this spring, new pendants and lamps help create a chic, brightening effect.
Dipped in Gold
The glitter and glamour of gold is catching the eye as a 2015 home decor trend.
Shipping & Returns
Standard shipping details
Expedited shipping details