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Mountain men, flag bearers and timpanists from the Eckert Volkskunstwerkstatt in Deutschneudorf in the Ore Mountains.
Traditional craftsmanship from the heart of the Erzgebirge
In idyllic Deutschneudorf, deeply rooted in the picturesque landscape of the Erzgebirge, the Eckert Volkskunstwerkstatt continues the centuries-old tradition of Erzgebirge wood art. With particular dedication and skill, unique works of art are created here, which reflect the deep connection and pride of the region in its mining past. An outstanding example of this mastery of craftsmanship are the hand-painted miners in the role of the flag bearer and the timpanist. These figures not only embody the historical significance of mining in the Ore Mountains, but also the attention to detail and the quality of the craftsmanship, which is highly valued in Germany, more precisely "Made in Germany".
Exquisite craftsmanship and richness of detail
The Eckert folk art workshop attaches great importance to the quality and authenticity of its works of art. The miners - both the flag bearer and the timpanist - are made from local woods such as maple, beech, alder, ash, spruce, lime and pine. This careful selection of materials guarantees not only the longevity and stability of the figurines, but also their pleasant feel and the warm radiance of the wood. Each figurine is lovingly painted by hand, making it unique, that brings the traditional, classic designs of the Erzgebirge to life in colorful splendor. With a height of 13 cm and a width of 10 cm, these works of art are not only an eye-catcher in any Christmas decoration and during the Advent season, but also a year-round testimony to Erzgebirge craftsmanship.
A piece of the Erzgebirge for your home
The miners from the Eckert Volkskunstwerkstatt are more than just decorative objects; they are ambassadors of a rich culture and history. By purchasing these handcrafted figures, you bring a piece of the Erzgebirge into your home and at the same time support the continuation of traditional craftsmanship. Whether as part of the festive Christmas decorations or as year-round decoration indoors, the flag bearer and the timpanist fit seamlessly into any interior style and add a special touch to any room. The scope of delivery includes a miner flag bearer and a miner timpanist, so that you acquire a harmonious ensemble, that represents the craftsmanship from the Erzgebirge/Germany in all its splendor.
With products from the Eckert Volkskunstwerkstatt, you are choosing quality, tradition and the preservation of a rich cultural heritage. These hand-painted miners are not only a testimony to Erzgebirge craftsmanship, but also a symbol of the appreciation and care of traditional skills. Let yourself be enchanted by the beauty and charm, that each of these handmade works of art holds.
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