This toy walrus is made completed by hand from wood. It is a modernist spin on the typical walrus, with a simple and clean design. The walrus is hand-painted shades of brown with wheels for feet. This fun piece is the perfect addition to any space.
Ladislav Sutnar was a Czech graphic designer who was a pioneer of information design and information architecture. He greatly benefitted society with his work for business organization, such as developing parenthetical area codes to allow for a user-friendly telephone directory. He also held the position of art director for Sweet's Catalog Service for nearly twenty years. Sutnar conducted many one-man exhibitions, but he is best known for his books, including Controlled Visual Flow: Shape, Line and Color, Package Design: The Force of Visual Selling, and Visual Design in Action: Principles, Purposes. He was a master at composition, form and color, and it is apparent in all aspects of his work.