Garden gnomes: a phenomenon that unleashed passions –

Garden gnomes: a phenomenon that unleashed passions

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The dwarf is a character of folklore. Symbol of wisdom and success is a garden decoration loved by many people. Some are little aesthetic, others collect with passion.

The collectors garden gnomes nanomanes are called. Historically, man imagined that the forest was inhabited by little creatures with mysterious powers. This is why some people believe that garden gnomes are actually real living beings who wake up at night. This belief has even led to the creation of an association called the Front for the Liberation of garden gnomes.

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Handicraft production of ceramic garden gnomes appeared in Germany in the late seventeenth century. At the time, they represented genuine small stone sculptures or ceramics which were painted by hand. In the nineteenth century the production expands and industrialized. Germany begins to import garden gnomes in England, Japan, the United States and recently in the Scandinavian countries.

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Today the market of this small statue has clearly exploded. Several manufacturers offer original garden gnomes and different materials. You can also buy a styrofoam garden gnome and decorate it as you wish: painting, collage, fabric or sequins. They come in many materials (stone, ceramic, plastic, etc.), but his face still has some common characteristics. Usually it is a small humanoid creature with a pointed and often red cap. He has a white beard and a rosy face. He wears pants and a sweater. One rarely finds female gnomes on the market. In Germany there are nearly 28 million dwarfs the entire territory!

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Garden Dwarves are a phenomenon that has really unleashed passions! There is even the Front for the Liberation of garden gnomes. It is a network of informal groups nonprofit whose goal "is to restore freedom to garden gnomes." Their release is their relocation from the gardens to the forests. The forest is considered their place of natural habitation.

This association was created in 1996 in France at Alencon, in the Basse-Normandie region. In a few years, the movement has already taken over France, Europe and even the Americas. In 2006, there were already 165 groups registered in France. Members declare 1086 to be released in 4246 all garden gnomes. The site had 1086 members, ceased operations in 2010. This considerable activity dwarfs release was extended from 1996 to 2009.

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You can buy a Styrofoam garden gnome and decorate as you wish.

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The dwarf white garden is an aesthetic option in minimalist style

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Garden gnomes in traditional dress according to their country of origin

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For nanomanes: chess with garden gnomes figures

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