Krisnick - Gift Basket Santa
Original creation by American artist Tom Panetta
This Santa is one of Tom's a limited chalkware pieces. Using a vintage chocolate mold, plaster is used to form the figure then it is hand-painted and embellished. It measures approximately 8 inches tall and 5 inches wide.
Krisnick folk art pieces are hand sculpted, one at a time, using an old time method that combines clay, paper and plaster. Each piece is is hand painted, individually accessorized and finished in a 5 step antiquing process.