Kyrgyz Advent Tree
This unique tree provides a fun way to celebrate the Advent season. The tree is made out of felt and features star, bell, and heart ornaments. Made by women employed by Master’s Handicrafts in Kyrgyzstan who utilize their skills to create beautiful pieces of art while receiving an income in order to help support their families. Includes 8 star, 8 bell, and 8 heart ornaments and a star topper that are packaged in a felt envelope. Tree measures 14.5-by-12 inches. Tree comes folded, and it is recommended to put it over a tree shaped form or liter bottle to maintain its form. The natural felt is hand dyed and slightly varies in color.
About this Artisan
The cultural and artistic traditions of Central Asia have been preserved through the generations was women work together with their mothers and grandmothers creating masterful crafts. These felt and wool items are as varied as the women who make them, with products reflecting the unique designs and stiles of individual crafters. Master’s Handicrafts and WorldCrafts are honored to offer these fair trade treasures to you on behalf of the indigenous artisans in the cities of Kyrgyzstan.