Always

I feel the strength of your love
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27180
$27.00
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“This piece is about the strength and permanence of love. The figure’s gesture proclaims, in an outward way, the happiness of being loved… and that love endures – it has, and always will be there.The etched rock echoes this idea of permanence and strength. Petroglyphs (etchings in stone) were ancient history’s graffiti – a way of mark-making that expressed feelings in a visual way. We value petroglyphs because they have endured for thousands of years. We treasure that which survives the test of time. So the whole piece communicates a love that is strong, sure and lasting.” —Susan Lordi
A wedding, anniversary or Valentine’s Day gift that expresses love and caring.
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Details
  • 6”h hand-painted resin figure
  • Packaging box includes enclosure card for gift-giving
  • Dust with soft cloth or soft brush. Avoid water or cleaning solvents.
Our Story
Willow Tree sculptural art forms beautifully express love, closeness, healing, courage, hope… all the emotions of a life well lived. Artist Susan Lordi hand carves the original of each figure from her studio in Kansas City Missouri. Pieces are cast from her original carvings, and individually painted by hand. Expression is revealed through gestures only… a tilt of the head, placement of the hands, a turn of the body. The simplicity of form and absence of facial features signify Willow Tree. It is Susan’s hope that these pieces be meaningful to both giver and receiver.
The Artist

Susan Lordi

Susan Lordi has a keen observation of the human form. Inspired by dance, art history, nature, and personal experiences with family and friends, Susan uses figurative sculpture to reflect our relationship with people and the world around us. In additi on to working in sculpture, Susan has spent years making art with cloth. She holds a Master of Fine Arts in Textile Design and her fiber art has been exhibited internationally. A monograph of her art textiles has been published in the Portfolio Colle ctionby Telos Art Publishing and she is featured in the book Art Textiles of the World: USA.

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  • Hebron, CT

    Posted by Carolyn Muldoon on Apr 6th 2017

    My husband passed away five months ago and i wanted a beautiful piece to sit with a collection of photos and momentos that reminds me that he is always with me. I saw this figurine and instantly knew it was perfect.

  • Alberta, Canada

    Posted by Mrs Linda Williams on Aug 13th 2015

    When my husband was in the last painful stages of cancer, the Lord gave me a picture in my mind of Himself standing on a rock in the middle of a dark sea. He told me to hold on to Him and not let go. I saw myself as a small girl holding onto His hand. I asked where my husband was in all this and I saw a very poorly small boy on the other side of Him. The Lord had His arm around him and the boy (my husband) was leaning against Him. I looked out to sea and saw a huge tsunami coming towards us. This picture gave me the strength to cope with those awful last days. I know that my precious love is now with the Lord and I am still on that Rock with the Lord. He is sustaining me through the incredibly painful grief that comes after a soul-mate has been torn from you. This piece I saw after we were parted, but I saw it as a sign of God's steadfast and merciful love for us and the enduring and solid love that Cyril and I felt for each other and always will. As my Cyril used to say,"the best is yet to be and all eternity not broken into yet!" God is good! Thank you Susan and may the Lord continue to bless your creativity.

  • Cumberland Md.21502

    Posted by Jodi Perkins on Apr 11th 2013

    I lost my mom/best friend Nov.26,2012. This particular piece couldn't be any more perfect. I'm very grateful to have found it, it symbolizes my caring, warm, wonderful, compassionate mom to a tee! I just love it, Thank-You, Jodi Perkins

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