Soapstone Egg Carving
Size: 10 x 8 cm
Weight: 250 g.
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.
This soapstone piece has been carved into the smooth shape of an egg and hand painted with a complimentary array of colors including deep pink-purple for the sky, green and speckled yellow for the grass, and eye-catching white on black for the Main image of the tree and lion! With a stand, this carving would make an excellent addition to any space!
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.
You are purchasing the exact piece in the photographs, an artisanal hand-carved/painted soapstone egg.
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed.