Handmade Metal Tree of Life

Earth-friendly Tree of Life - Haitian artisans recycle 55-gallon metal drums into this beautiful and meaningful wall hanging. The two trees in this sculpture symbolize the union of two individuals or families that have become joined through marriage.

William T., Minneapolis, MN: "My wife and I absolutely love this sculpture we received as a wedding gift, so much so that we have given one to a close friend of ours on her wedding day."

Origin: Haiti
Size: 23" x 23"
Care Instructions: For outdoor use, spray with a clear enamel every couple of years to maintain the original look of the sculpture.

About the Artist: Born in 1970, Julio Balan is considered one of the youngest and most talented metal sculptors on the island. He is married with six children and fills his themes with lively patterns that tell us of an everyday life that is productive, spiritual and satisfying. His work continues to gain an international reputation.

Julio Balan and his three brothers - Jonas, Joel, and Romel - were taught by their close neighbor, Darius Gary. In their lakou, or shared compound, the Balans often work together to produce art from metal drum pieces.

  • Shipping Weight: 4.5lbs


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Handmade Metal Tree of Life
Handmade Metal Tree of Life
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