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Paolo Gerero

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About Paolo Gerero

  • Rank
    Newbie
  • Birthday 07/13/1994

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    Daet, Camarines Norte Philippines
  • Interests
    Ecclesiastical art

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    paolo_gerero@yahoo.com
  1. Hello friends, I'm Paolo Gerero from the Philippines and I'm new here. This community seems to be a lot of fun and boy did I ever come across a treasure house of carving wisdom! I am a 19-year-old artist working in the tradition of the Filipino "santero" (that literally means 'saint-maker'). A santero carves images of saints, angels and representations of the Divine in wood, bone, ivory and every other carvable material for use in churches or for the private devotion of the faithful. The santero tradition is an old one - it goes waaaaaay back when the first Christians started when the firs
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