The Christmas Story Figurines By Willow Tree

The christmas story is the largest-scale nativity created by sUSAn lordi. the two figures are approx. 15-Inch tall and are best displayed in the sanctuary. the expressive gestures of mary and joseph reveal their humanity and portray their overwhelming emotion of love and protection for their newborn child. the 2-piece set of mary holding baby

The christmas story is the largest-scale nativity created by sUSAn lordi. the two figures are approx. 15-Inch tall and are best displayed in the sanctuary. the expressive gestures of mary and joseph reveal their humanity and portray their overwhelming emotion of love and protection for their newborn child. the 2-piece set of mary holding baby jesus and joseph is the centerpiece of the christmas story. the figures are nearly 15-Inch tall and painted with richly layered colors. the elegant movement of mary’s and joseph’s garments and their protective gestures bring this composition to the highest levels of sculptural art. the pieces relate to each other when placed on the base of the sanctuary. mary is turned in toward joseph, sheltered by his right arm. joseph’s staff and cloak form a protective shield around his new family. joseph’s left hand, positioned above the head of baby jesus, shadows the curve of mary’s wrist. this is a historically symbolic gesture of blessing and protection. .

Product Features

  • The two-piece set of mary holding baby jesus and joseph is the centerpiece of the christmas story
  • 2-Piece set, larger piece is 14.5-Inch h
  • Artist Susan Lordi hand carves the original of each Willow Tree figurine from her art studio on Kansas City, Missouri
  • Willow Tree is an intimate line of figurative sculptures that speak in quiet ways to heal, comfort, protect and inspire
  • Arrives in a gift box, ready for gift giving with an enclosure card