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Posted 5 years ago


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May I present Gerald the Giraffe? This stylized wooden giraffe is a gift from Santa AmberRose! He’s a delightful fellow. Body is finished in light brown enamel paint, with darker brown accents, cream color hooves, and yellow enameled eyes. This ‘antennae’ are wooden orbs. I used Gerald on my Christmas tea table (photo one), and in my nativity ensemble on my mantel. Gerald was there pinch-hitting for the camel. THANK YOU VERY MUCH, AMBERROSE!!!!! : )

I didn't see a category for wooden animals, so my secondary listing identifies him as "animal folk art".


  1. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 5 years ago
    Thank you very much, Bellin, mustangtony, and vetraio50 for your kind appreciation!! : )
  2. AmberRose AmberRose, 5 years ago
    Well Gerald is a versatile actor, a camel wouldn't be a stretch. Love the scarf, perfect winter addition. Too cute!
  3. AmberRose AmberRose, 5 years ago
    Why is Santa carrying the head of an elf? It is cracking me up!
  4. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 5 years ago
    Thank you very much, AmberRose and walksoftly, for your kind appreciation and comments !!! : )

    AmberRose, Tomte is carrying a pixie/elf/brownie head from a figural pixie that adorned a ceramic dish my grandparents had. The dish and pixie body shattered, but I loved the pixie and saved the head. When I couldn't find a candle small enough to fit the Tomte before Christmas, I used the elf head to cover the hole. You would have loved the pixie dish! Here's one very similar - sans leaf:
  5. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 5 years ago
    Thank you very much, Bellin!! Hope this finds you completely recovered and ready for Epiphany!! : )
  6. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 5 years ago
    Thank you very much for your kind appreciation, birie!!! : )
  7. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 4 years ago
    Thank you for your kind appreciation, walksoftly and iHeart Lisa Larson!!! : )

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