Primitive Angel-"ALEXANDRA"-an original design handcrafted from vintage quilt top & antique coverlet.
Primitive Angel “ABIGAIL” Folk Art Angel an Original JMFAW© Handcrafted Design from Vintage Quilt & 1800's Antique Coverlet No molds or patterns used. An original design created totally on a whim, by sheer inspiration, imagination, love & appreciation for the beauty of handmade treasures. All Folk Art designs are "American Country Primitives" created mostly out of vintage quilts, coverlets & fabric adding a quaint softness & rich historical past to each creation. All adornments are handcrafted, from clay, paper. fabric, wood, real goose feathers, primitive by nature, to compliment the design- twigs, branches, cones, etc. At times a vintage adornment may be included- it's presence will always be part of the listing description. Don't do glitter, don't do glitz- don't add "manufactured" accessories. Wool from sweet American-raised sheep is used- never fur from any animal. Every piece is quaint, primitive & heartwarming with a strong emphasis on Americana. Hours & hours of meticulous work go into each creation, right down to smallest detail- making each a true Folk Art Collectible. Primitive Angel “ABIGAIL” ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Folk Art Prairie Angel Hand Sewn from Vintage Quilt & Antique Coverlets She is lovingly hand sewn and dressed in vintage quilt top with wings & neck scarf fashioned from 1800’s Antique hand woven coverlets. Abigail is soft as butter, primitively sweet as sugar & further aged with tea & spices for additional timeworn charm… with loads o extra primitive hand stitched detail. She has a wire halo and carries a handmade garland of hand cut primitive stars… magical like a star-filled evening sky. Her body & pantaloons are cotton muslin and she is stuffed with cotton for weight & feel. She measures almost 10 " high from halo to feet. Wingspan is about 4.25" wide. This angel will bless your home all year long- hang her from a cupboard latch and during the holidays, place her atop your primitive tree for a quaint touch... perfect for any angel collector or as a keepsake gift for a special "primitive angel" in your life. No glue gun is ever used. Every stitch, every seam, every detail of this prairie angel is completely & meticulously hand-sewn. Handcrafted in the USA, signed & dated in a smoke/pet-free studio. Intended as a decorative collectible, not for children. Artist has been honored & listed several times in "Early American Life's" magazine "Directory of Traditional Crafts".