"Morozko", 9'H, uc3, Russian Wooden Collectible Figurine
This work is crafted by hand in the workshop "Skazka" ("Fairy Tale") probably the best craft workshops in Moscow of today. It is carved out of dry tilia tree (linden wood) and painted with acrylic. It is made after a popular character from Russian fairy tale "Morozko", where it helps good people and animals when they get into trouble.
"Morozko" is a Russian polular folktale where the mushroom has magic powers and helps fighting evil.