Nativities

Alpaca Small Nativity Scene

Alpaca Small Nativity Scene
$40.00

Using the fibers of the alpacas in the herd from the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, this beautiful and fun centerpiece will help you celebrate Christmas. Handmade by Sister Ruth Johnson, S.P. each of these centerpieces is one of a kind and slightly unique and vary in colors. Image shown is for example purposes only; requests for specific color schemes or patterns cannot be met. 

ISBN/SKU: 
WVNSSMXX
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Alpaca Large Felted Nativity Scene

Alpaca Large Felted Nativity Scene
Alpaca Large Felted Nativity Scene
$85.00

With a 12" x 12" x 2" base covered exclusively with felted White Violet alpaca wool, this nativity scene depicts the Holy Family with shepherds and lambs. The White Violet Alpaca Farm is a ministry of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. This unique creche was designed and created by Sister Ruth Johnson.

 

 

 

Dimensions: Wood stable 7 1/2" tall.
 ***Picture shown is a sample. Individual products may vary by color and arrangement based on the artisan's creative design. Special requests for colors are not accepted. 
ISBN/SKU: 
WVNSLXX
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Mini Retablo Nativity Christmas Ornament

Mini Retablo Nativity Christmas Ornament
$8.99

Decorate your tree with retablo of the nativity scene made into a paper star. Retablos, or image boxes, portraying scenes of faith and daily life, were originally brought to Peru from Spain. These retablos join this centuries-old art form. Decorative only. Keep out of reach of children.

 

Materials: Paper
Dimensions: 2.5D inches
Handcrafted in Peru
ISBN/SKU: 
732919479454
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Holy Family Nativity Ornament - Handmade from Banana Fibers

Holy Family Nativity Ornament - Handmade from Banana Fibers
$18.99

Marvel at each figure of this nativity set and how each one is formed using natural materials common to the Cotacachi region, by hand! Made from Banana fibers, and corn husks no two are ever exactly alike. And as a fair trade product, you be sure your new nativity is benefiting artisans in the third world. 

 

Materials: Banana fibers, corn husk, grass
Dimensions: 3"D x 5" H
Handcrafted in Ecuador
ISBN/SKU: 
732919488272
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Ceramic Nativity Scene with Cats Fair Trade Made in Peru

Ceramic Nativity Scene with Cats Fair Trade Made in Peru
$20.99

"Paws" and reflect with a nativity scene that'll warm your heart. This hand-painted ceramic nativity represents the traditional skills of pottery makers in Peru. The men and women in Peru who make these items work in small workshops throughout Peru have an equal opportunity to employment and fair wages. Decorate your home this year with the values of the Sisters of Providence as you show your love of our feline friends. 

 

 

 

Materials: Ceramic
Dimensions: 2"L x 3.5" W x 3.5"H
Handmade in Peru
ISBN/SKU: 
732919502206
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Peruvian Cross Nativity

Peruvian Cross Nativity
$24.99

The Holy Family, surrounded by alpacas, dove, and flowers, are dressed in traditional Peruvian clothing and set within a ceramic cross, all in colorful hand-painted detail.

 

Dimensions: 5 3/4"h x 3 3/4"w x 1 1/2"d
ISBN/SKU: 
707879729031
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Fair Trade Pint Sized Nativity

Fair Trade Pint Sized Nativity
$22.99

This 6-piece terra-cotta nativity is hand painted with lively colors and adorably expressive faces. standing figures: 1 1/2"h x 1"dia

ISBN/SKU: 
73003
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Brightest Africa Handmade Nativity

Brightest Africa Handmade Nativity
$38.00

Peaceful figures hold vigil at the birth of Jesus. Hand-carved, natural soapstone is hand dyed, then incised with detail. Set of 12. SERRV design. Tallest figure: 6in.h

ISBN/SKU: 
707879454339
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Quilled Paper Nativity

Quilled Paper Nativity
$24.99

Quilled paper art creates an egg-straordinarily detailed nativity set. Each one is made from coiled paper which is glued into decorative patterns. Quilled paper is an art that dates back hundreds of years. Today, women in Vietnam are able to work in their homes using this traditional skill, earning sustainable incomes while caring for their children.

 

 

 

Materials: Quilled paper
Dimensions:  1.5"D x 2"
Made in Vietnam
ISBN/SKU: 
732919501681
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Olivewood Carved Fair Trade Nativity

Olivewood Carved Fair Trade Nativity
$26.99

Maintaining the natural bark of the olive wood tree on the back of this nativity emphasizes the hand-carved nature of the piece. The petite figures inside feature etched detailing. 2.5" H x 4.5" W x 2" D

ISBN/SKU: 
707879431392
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Three Piece Gourd Nativity

Three Piece Gourd Nativity
$24.99

This three-piece Peruvian folk art nativity is etched and burned into real gourds by hand! Each one features charming detail on these adorably small gourds. There are even dried seeds still inside which will rattle lightly when shaken.

 

 

 

 

Materials: Natural gourd sizes vary.
Dimensions: tallest figure: 4"h
Handmade in Lima Peru
ISBN/SKU: 
707879730136
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Recycled Paper One Piece Nativity

Recycled Paper One Piece Nativity
$14.99

Each of these adorable nativity ornaments are made from strips of recycled magazine paper which are wrapped, coiled, pinched, and glued by hand. They're handmade in Vietnam as a part of a market based approach to poverty relief through fair trade.

 

 

 

Materials: Recycled magazine; Hanging loop attached. Paper colors will vary.
Dimensions: 3 3/4"h x 3 1/2"w
ISBN/SKU: 
707879928625
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Fair Trade Friendly Peruvian Nativity

Fair Trade Friendly Peruvian Nativity
$26.99

Five terra cotta figures, each animated with its own expression, are crafted by artisans in Lima and depicted in traditional Peruvian dress. tallest figure: 3 3/4"h x 1 3/4"w

ISBN/SKU: 
73005
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Fair Trade Star Nativity Ornament

Fair Trade Star Nativity Ornament
$16.99

An olive wood nativity scene is set on the base of a star, giving a unique three-dimensional effect. 

3in. h x 2in. dia

ISBN/SKU: 
43133
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Holy Family with Crech- Pure Bronze

Holy Family with Crech- Pure Bronze
$29.99
  • Solid Bronze standing Plaque
  • 1.8 inches tall by 1.8 inches wide
  • Made in Germany
ISBN/SKU: 
116060
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Olive Wood Fair Trade Creche

Olive Wood Fair Trade Creche
$29.99

This Olive Wood Fair Trade Creche is great for your desk or in the foyer, with stationary figures. 5in. l x 3 in. w x 4 in. h

ISBN/SKU: 
707879430203
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Peruvian Ceramic Nesting Nativity

Peruvian Ceramic Nesting Nativity
$29.99

In the style of the traditional Peruvian mountain nativity, this three-piece ceramic set is hand painted, with each piece designed to nest to the piece next to it. Dimensions reflect size when pieces are nested together. Nesting: 7 1/2"h x 5 1/2"w x 1"d

ISBN/SKU: 
707879729062
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Prayerful Fair Trade Nativity

Prayerful Fair Trade Nativity
$29.99

Hand-carved, painted albizia wood nativity depicts Mary and Joseph in prayer, and a sweetly smiling baby Jesus. An Indonesian fair trade product. Three pieces. Tallest figure: 7" h x 1.5" dia

ISBN/SKU: 
707879377195
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Holy Land Family Handmade from Olive Wood in the West Bank

Holy Land Family Handmade from Olive Wood in the West Bank
$34.99

The Holy Family is skillfully hand carved from a single piece of olive wood, highlighting the natural color and grain. Semi-gloss finish. Natural tones vary. Approx 3.25" h x 2" w.

ISBN/SKU: 
707879431644
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Fold Up Nativity - Handmade from Wheat Straw

Fold Up Nativity - Handmade from Wheat Straw
$18.99

This fold-up nativity is made from wheat straw and handmade by artisans who cut and flatten the wheat straw. Then they mold it with a steel to make it even and flat. These artisans will next apply some heat in varying degrees in order to bring about the different color tones from light tan to dark brown or black. Lastly, they cover the cardboard base with a cloth to complete the item. All this is done by hand as a part of a market-based approach to poverty relief through the fair trade movement making it an excellent gift to embody the value of economic justice. This item also has a metal snap closure on the front making it look like a folded pamphlet. 

 

 

Materials: Hand cut and glued wheat straw on paper
Dimensions: 8"L x 6" W x 7"H
Made in Bangladesh 
ISBN/SKU: 
732919252651
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Guitar Nativity - Handmade Ceramic

Guitar Nativity - Handmade Ceramic
$18.99

Handmade by Peruvian artisans this nativity is the most adorable we’ve seen from the fair trade.Featuring two alpacas, and the Holy Family, this nativity is sure to be a hit with anyone who loves the guitar and the season. Share it with someone you love today!

 

Material: Ceramic
Dimensions: 2"W x 3"H
Handcrafted in Peru
Due to the handcrafted nature of our products, slight variations enhance authenticity.
ISBN/SKU: 
732919495003
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Log Cabin Nativity - Handmade from Ceramic

Log Cabin Nativity - Handmade from Ceramic
$18.99

The image of a nativity scene has been re-imagined hundreds of times over the years. With this latest image, St. Joseph is featured with a big lumber-man beard and the Christ child is attended to by a moose and sleeping fox. This is one of the most adorable nativities you'll ever see. Give it to someone who loves this part of the world today!

 

 

Material: HandmadeCeramic
Dimensions: 3"W x 3.5" H
Handcrafted in Peru
Due to the handcrafted nature of our products, slight variations enhance authenticity.
ISBN/SKU: 
732919495911
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Red Matchbox Nativity Set

Red Matchbox Nativity Set
$18.99

This adorable teeny-tiny nativity fits inside of a matchbox! Perfect for stuffing stockings, or as a tiny reminder for your pocket. WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs. 1 1/2"h x 2"d

ISBN/SKU: 
707879729321
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Woodland Scenes Ceramic Nativity Fair Trade - Made in Peru

Woodland Scenes Ceramic Nativity Fair Trade - Made in Peru
$18.99

The spirit of Christmas is wherever you are ... even in the middle of woods! In hand-painted ceramic, this delightful interpretation of the Nativity includes a festively decorated stable and traditional Andean figures. Our fair trade partner Manos Amigas works with small workshops across Peru, helping them find new markets for their products and supporting health and education in maker communities.

 

 

 

Dimensions: 1.5" x 3" x 3" 
Materials: Ceramic
Handmade in Peru
ISBN/SKU: 
732919502190
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Silent Night Olivewood Handcarved Fair Trade Nativity

Silent Night Olivewood Handcarved Fair Trade Nativity
$19.99

The beautiful grain of olive wood is highlighted in this handsomely carved nativity scene. Perfect for a desk or tabletop. 3 1/2"h x 4"w x 2"d

ISBN/SKU: 
707879431415
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