Soapstone Animal Carvings
Product Type: One of a kind, Artisan Hand-Carved/Painted
Soapstone is a talc-schist, a type of metamorphic rock that is largely composed of talc is rich in magnesium. Because of the high talc content, soapstone is relatively soft making it ideal for carving. The name "Soapstone" comes from the soapy feel of the stone once carved, polished, and waxed.
These soapstone carved animals are adorable! Each one is beautifully carved showing much detail. These would be great little gifts. Collecting them all would be fun and great little decorations for projects!
The carvings that are created using Soapstone are full of meaning and imagery. Soapstone is believed to create positive energy around itself and in the area it inhabits. It is thought to help you give up thought patterns that are harmful, and help you to flow with life.
Please choose your animal from the list below
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed.