Happy Bindi - Elephant Parade
The 10cm Bindi has now come to the end of its limited edition series so is no longer available – Elephant Parade have created a new version called Happy Bindi with a “trunk-up” design which can be found here..
The inspiration for Bindi comes from the Asian tradition of
adorning and decorating elephants with paint and jewels. Bindi
is painted in purple and gold colours because elephants are such
regal and proud animals.
Elephant Parade® is a social enterprise and runs the world’s largest art exhibition of decorated elephant statues. Created by artists and celebrities, each Elephant Parade statue is a unique art piece. Life-size statues are exhibited in cities around the world and raise awareness and funds for elephant conservation. Experts say the Asian Elephant could become extinct in 30 years!
Numbered limited edition, hand-painted replicas are created from the exhibition elephants and 20% of Elephant Parade net profits are donated to elephant welfare and conservation projects.
Each elephant is gift boxed and has a hologram of authenticity and a certificate listing the artist, series, production number, year, and parade city. They are hand-painted at the Elephant Parade studio in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Rigorous quality control procedures maintain high standards of quality, but please bear in mind that due to their hand-painted nature, there will always be minor variances and imperfections.
Please allow approx 1 week for despatch plus your chosen delivery method (subject to stock)