Cultural Cotton Angel Ornaments from Guatemala (Set of 6), "Quitapenas Angels"
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In the traditional style of quitapenas, or worry dolls, these angelic ornaments are created by the Guatemalan artisans of the Lopez Garcia Family. Each angel features sparkling paper wings in a different color, and wears a dress made from handwoven cotton fabric with colorful stripes. This set arrive with a handy handwoven cotton storage pouch.
- 55 grams
- 0.1 lbs
- Each (6): 7.62 cm H x 7.62 cm W x 1.27 cm D
- Each (6): 3" H x 3" W x 0.5" D
- Storage pouch: 18 cm L x 14 cm W
- Storage pouch: 7" L x 5.5" W
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.
Lopez Garcia Family has received a $150 microcredit loan with 0% interest.
This artist's work has been featured or recognized in media outlets.