Angel of Healing

For those who give comfort with caring and tenderness
SKU:
26020
$20.00
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“This was the first piece that I sculpted in the summer of 1999. It came about intuitively, and so it was natural that the result ended up being very open to interpretation. The bird can be protection, comfort or healing. When I created it, I was thinking about the idea of fragility and how we sometimes need to heal our inside — our soul. A bird is so fragile and vulnerable … a metaphor for our inner feelings. This piece helped define Willow Tree.” —Susan Lordi
A gift to comfort and encourage hope and healing.
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Details
  • 5”h hand-painted resin figure with wire wings
  • 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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    Posted by Kathryn Heard on Apr 16th 2017

    My beautiful daughter tragically passed away aged just 17 in July last year. My dear friend gave me the beautiful 'Angel of Healing,' and when some days seem unbearable I look at her and feel my daughter is with me.It gives me some comfort and the strength to carry on 💜 xxx

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    Posted by katherine on Aug 10th 2015

    Dear Susan Angel of healing was given to me a month ago from my very good friend Marcia. My younger brother died aged 46 on the 11th July 2015. This peace has helped me to come to terms with the pain and other wounds i thought had healed. I treasure my angel and will continue to use it to heal my pain.

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