In 1991, Mt Pinatubo, about 80 kms away from the city of Manila, erupted and made global news. Volcanic material was in such abundance. Instead of buying filler materials for these products, I tried using the ash otherwise called "lahar" and these turned out to be best sellers.
This high relief tile handpainted in verdigris finish comes with a stand as a table top item or can be hung with the other 2 items below as a grouping.
H: 18cm W:12cm
Crucified Christ Face
This graphic high relief tile is sponge-finished and highlighted with metallic paint. The "crown of thorns" is made from zinc-chromate-plated barbed wire. Wall hung. Most popular with the men.
H: 15cm W: 9cm
Shining in Jesus Cross
This naif-style tile also in high relief is handpainted in a pastel
H: 17cm W: 12cm