Noppakhao so named by his mahout (caretaker), is a remarkably talented elephant artist. Together as painted by Noppakhao is a great canvas for a beginner and a fast fun project adapted to needlepoint canvas as one of a delightful series of paintings by elephants to showcase remarkable artists that are not human and to help support a very worthwhile organization. Noppakhao is one of various elephants who are cared for by The Asian Elephant Art and Conservation Project (AEACP), a charity dedicated to saving the diminishing number of Asian Elephants left on our planet. Kit includes an 8″ x 11″ on 14, 16 or 18 mesh mono deluxe needlepoint canvas and all the merino wool or silk threads needed to complete. Please indicate your mesh preference in the Notes section at checkout. If you do not provide a preference we will send the more popular 14 mesh. This is a marvelous canvas for a child’s room or play area, as a center for a unique cushion or pillow or frame for a wall display. Start a collection!
Not only are you stitching a remarkable piece but you are also helping both domesticated and what remains of the wild elephant populations of the world.