Hand Made Red Squirrel brooch Pin. With A Copper, Pewter Or Bronze Finish. Beautifully Presented In A Gift Box. Click For More Details Below

Hand Made Red Squirrel brooch Pin. With A Copper, Pewter Or Bronze Finish. Beautifully Presented In A Gift Box. Click For More Details Below

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: copper, cold cast copper, cardboard, paper raffia, silver plated pin, cold cast bronze, cold cast pewter, Bronze, pewter

I sculpted this little squirrel with a nut in his mouth in shallow relief leaping across a gleaming copper (or bronze or pewter) sun. It has a silver-plated or a bronze metal brooch pin on the back, and is presented in a black gift box with purple paper raffia decoration. An information card is also included. It's quite a chunky design and measures 6.5cm from paws to tail.

It is made in cold-cast resin, which is a metal finish over light weight resin.

'Sciurus Vulgaris' is latin for red squirrel and roughly translated it means 'animal which sits in the shadow of its tail'.

It has been designed, sculpted, cast (in my coal shed!), sanded, polished, buffed, waxed and boxed by me, sculptor Kirsty Armstrong.

The copper version will tarnish but all that is needed is a buff every now and then with a soft cloth to keep him sparkling. The pewter and bronze finish takes longer to tarnish.

N.B. ORDERS TO THE USA. There are currently substantial backlogs within the American postal service causing delays and extended delivery times. Please take very careful note of the ‘estimated’ delivery times before placing your order.

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Kirsty Armstrong Kenny

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Vawny Sno Dec 13, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

This brooch is absolutely gorgeous, I want to keep it! But it's a present for my pagan Mum who really needs some pampering this Christmas. I know she'll love it. I would have purchased the copper but it was out of stock, but glad in a way, because the bronze has a lovely red-ish sheen to it anyway, and it's gives the whole gorgeous brooch a glowing effect. It's fabulous, was wrapped well and is super light too! Thank you Kirsty, and for keeping in touch throughout the process. You've been a joy to purchase from. If you see something you like in her store, buy without hesitation. You won't regret it!

Desrae Mullen Mar 24, 2020

5 out of 5 stars

Absolutely love it. Your work is exquisite. I'll be purchasing from you again soon. Bless!

malzard Dec 14, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Brooch arrived promptly and beautifully packaged. It is much bigger than i imagined, quite beautiful, thank you.

andrewbamforduk Jan 13, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

A perfect - and appreciated - Christmas gift, which arrived in time notwithstanding how late I left it to order.