How tall is Willow Tree Creche?

How tall is Willow Tree Creche?

17 inches tall
Standing at 17 inches tall the Willow Tree Wooden Creche Nativity platform serves as a beautiful backdrop for the many other stunning Willow Tree Nativity figurines.

What comes in the Willow Tree Nativity?

Includes Mary, Joseph, shepherd, donkey and two sheep.

Why do Willow Tree Angels have no faces?

Interestingly, Willow Tree figurines don’t have faces. In order for the person looking at a figurine to become more of a participant in what’s happening with the piece of art, Lordi decided to not have faces on her figurines. This way, the giver and receiver can envision what or whom they want.

How do you clean Willow Tree figurines?

To clean your Willow Tree figurine, use a dry brush or gentle dry cloth to get rid of any dust. If the wings rust, use fine-grit sandpaper and rub the wings carefully to get rid of it. Avoid any abrasive brushes or cloths that could scratch or chip the paint on your figurine.

How many pieces are in a nativity set?

Nativity sets often come with three, seven, 11 or 21 pieces in the set. Three-piece sets often have Joseph, Mary and Baby Jesus. Seven-piece sets usually have the wise men and angels added. 11-piece sets typically have a host of stable animals as well.

What does a Willow Tree symbolize?

The willow tree gives us hope, a sense of belonging, and safety. Furthermore, the ability to let go of the pain and suffering to grow new, strong and bold. The image of the willow tree is our path to stability, hope, and healing.

Why is it called Weeping Willow?

Weeping willow trees get their common name from the way that rain looks like tears when it’s dripping off the curved branches.

How many pieces are in the Willow Tree nativity set?

6 piece
Willow Tree® Nativity Figurines, 6 piece set.

Are Willow Tree figurines made in China?

What are Willow Tree® figures made of? The original of each Willow Tree figure is sculpted and carved by Susan Lordi using a special sculpting clay. Susan’s originals are then sent to a factory in China to be cast in resin that exactly captures each of her knife marks.

Are Willow Tree figurines handmade?

The figurines, which include a nativity scene, are made from hand-painted resin which is cast from Lordi’s hand-carved clay sculptures. Lordi partnered with the Demdaco company to produce, market and distribute Willow Tree figurines.

When should I remove my Nativity set?

The Nativity set is the last Christmas display to be put away each year. It is kept up until January 6, the Feast of the Epiphany. This is also known as the Feast of the Nativity or “Little Christmas”.

Who is the artist of the willow tree?

Willow Tree sculptural art forms beautifully express love, closeness, healing, courage, hope… all the emotions of a life well lived. Artist Susan Lordi hand carves the original of each figure from her studio in Kansas City Missouri. Pieces are cast from her original carvings, and individually painted by hand.

What is the meaning of the willow tree?

Willow Tree is a line of figurative sculptures representing qualities that help us feel close to others, find hope, heal wounds and treasure relationships. The hand-carved figures reveal their expressions through body gestures only… a tilt of the head, placement of the hands, a turn of the body.

How does Susan make the Willow Tree figurines?

Susan sculpts each original figure, which is then cast in resin that perfectly captures each of her knife marks. Each piece is then hand-painted. Shop here for the complete selection of Willow Tree figurines, angels, ornaments, nativity sets and cake toppers.

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