Ganesha is the Hindu god perhaps best known as the Remover of Obstacles. He is often called on by those doing creative work (artists, writers, craftspeople, etc.) The instructions for the wire armature are included in the pattern.
I am a transplanted Canadian, living in the South! I have a husband, two small children who inspire many of my designs, and two cats. I crochet a lot, I sew a little, I knit even less. My blog is http://thecraftfrog.com/ and you can find me on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Craft-Frog/106401106096895