Handcrafted Wood Monkey Nativity Scene (9 Piece), "Monkey Nativity"
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Guatemalan artisans Juan and Carolina create a whimsical interpretation of a nativity scene, featuring monkeys and birds. Hand carved from pinewood, the monkey Mary, Joseph, baby Jesus, angel, and wise men are painted black and orange, with the wise men wearing red crowns and bearing gifts of fruit. The baby is attended by two colorful birds.
- 0.57 kgs
- 1.3 lbs
- Largest figurine: 14 cm H x 6 cm W x 4.5 cm D
- Largest figurine: 5.5" H x 2.4" W x 1.8" D
- Smallest figurine: 3 cm H x 3 cm W x 6 cm D
- Smallest figurine: 1.2" H x 1.2" W x 2.4" D
Juan and Carolina create hand-painted wood sculptures. Their techniques and designs have been handed down from generation to generation. "We work from the heart. Each wood carving becomes a part of our family legacy. We love creating these traditional and rustic sculptures filled with history."
Juan and Carolina are growing artisans with their enthusiasm and effort reflecting in their work. They are artisans with great potential.
Juan and Carolina have two young children that depend on their income.
Juan and Carolina support other artisans with their work.
They support both of their daughters' educations.