Disney Traditions – 10cm/4″ Bambi and Friends in Flowers
The carefree young Prince, Bambi, plays in a bed full of flowers with his forest friends Thumper and Flower on a beautiful Spring day in this Jim Shore sculpt.
Material: Polyresin, Calcium Carbonate
Dimensions: 10cm H x 8.2cm W x 12.7cm L / 4″ H x 3.25″ W x 5″L
Presentation: Branded giftbox
Unique variations should be expected as product is hand painted.
Jim Shore grew up in rural South Carolina, the son of artistic parents who instilled a love of the traditional imagery of American folk art. His grandmother was a master quilter who taught him an appreciation for the patience and skill required to bring intricate designs to life. Jim drew inspiration from these roots. “”There’s an innocence, a purity in the designs found in early American art, particularly in quilts. These were masterpieces designed by artists driven to create. I collect quilts dating back over 150 years and when I look at the level of skill and creativity I am constantly amazed. It’s high art from everyday, often humble surroundings.”” Initially Jim pursued his art where and when he could. He studied engineering and received a degree in business, not art. He supported his young family as an engineer, honing his skills as a sculptor and painter in his spare time.