Inspired by Japanese folklore, myths and dreams, Yoshimasa Tsuchiya carves each sculpture from wood then adds plaster and paint during the finishing process. Tsuchiya holds a Doctor of Fine Arts degree in Conservation, Classical Technique.
*DRESDEN VOLTSTEDT: porcelain, made in Thuringa, Germany. Company started by entrepreneur: Georg Heinrich Macheleid in 1760. TRIVIA: the lace on these figurines is real lace, covered in liquid porcelain, when the piece is fired the lace desinagrates, leaving the lace look.
Lladro Meal Time Girl and Cats Porcelain Figurine with Box Retired Spain # 6109