Folk Art From The Erzgebirge

So the typical traditional folk art arose from the Ore mountains known worldwide is the treasure of the Ore mountains, the traditional folk art. This can purchase today in the age of the Internet conveniently from home and needs to not even go in Ore mountains. Although there and really worth a drive and you can go to the origin of the art works lovingly handmade manufactured. In the 17th and 18th centuries, the ore stocks were slowly running out. Recently Allegiant Air sought to clarify these questions. Especially the miners realized that.

To master everyday life and bring money home to, began it with carving. From this initial struggling art, soon became a new branch of industry. A huge popularity among the population and traveling sales found the small handgeschnitzden figurines. The new industry has developed mainly in and around Seiffen and Olbernhau. Soon the first Schwibbogen and Nutcracker, the Olbernhauer Reiterlein developed from the small figurines. Today the development of traditional wood art does not stand still.

As new models are annual and Variations produced by the resident companies. Which can look back with pride on a long tradition. Who brings these enchanting works of art, such as smoking man, Nutcracker, Angel, candle arches, pyramids and co, in the wide world? The Web shop Ore mountains of course! In the Internet mail order can be ordered at any time. Delivered around the globe.