Village Nativity

Handcrafted Andean Applique Christmas Stocking

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SKU: 267404
Description
The night is still on a Christmas Eve in the Peruvian highlands. Visited by kings, baby Jesus sleeps in a hay-filled manger, and the sky is ablaze with stars. Leonor Quispe works in the traditional art of arpillera (patchwork) to create an heirloom Christmas stocking. Each tiny figure is crafted in three dimensions and lavishly embroidered.
  • 90% cotton, 10% acrylic
  • 0.13 lbs
  • 10.3 inches W x 12.3 inches H
  • Made in Peru

Meet the Artist

Leonor Quispe

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  • Microcredit Financing
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    Moving On Up

    This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

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    Preserving Traditions

    This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

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