Monday, October 15, 2012

Halloween Pumpkin Candy Container "Claude Gourdans"

SOLD- Thank you Katie in California!

                                                                                 "Claude Gourdans"
Claude  is a one of a kind Halloween folk art candy container , painted and created by me. His head is a gourd attached to a paper mache box that can hold candy or other treasures.  Claude is painted in colors of burnt orange, soft black and vintage white. 
  Claude  has a crepe paper color and various Halloween scenes painted on each side of the box. An owl, witch, skeleton and pumpkins. 

Claude measures 11 1/2 " tall by 6 " across. Claude will come artist signed and dated with a 1/1 indicating he is a one of a kind and will not be recreated. He has been faux antiqued with a umber wash. Claude has several coats of sealer applied for protection

IDEAS: this art piece would be delightful sitting upon your desk in waiting to offer your family or clients a morsel of candy. 
If your interested in purchasing Claude or just viewing more pictures you can check him out on My Etsy