Add wild flair to your home with this Giraffe Recycled Steel Drum Wall Art from Haiti. It features a tall giraffe eating leaves from the tree branches, beneath a smiling sun all captured in intricate detail and incredible textures. It is handmade from a recycled steel oil drum, which is flattened and then cut out with a mallet and chisel. This metal wall sculpture can be used indoors or out. If used outside this piece will eventually acquire an earthy patina.
Haitian art form that began in the late 50's
Design/pattern is chalked out on a flattened, recycled steel oil drum and then cut out with a mallet and chisel
Indoor/Outdoor use (to prevent natural patina spray with a clear gloss varnish every 18 to 24 months)
This piece is uniquely hand crafted by a Haitian steel drum artist and will vary slightly from the picture above.