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Fair Trade Nativity Scene Wood Sculpture (Set of 10), "Worship"

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Three Wise Men join Mary and Joseph in welcoming Baby Jesus in this endearing nativity scene featuring an ox and a donkey. Gabriel archangel watches over them to ensure all is well. Jose Canil Ramos carves each figurine by hand, with pinewood he weathers and dries during the summer months. The characters' florid golden yellow robes and black cloaks are painted by hand, including their smiling faces. Featuring nine pieces, this nativity scene preserves a tradition that was brought to Guatemala in 1649. Joseph's hand and staff, as well as Gabriel's wings, are removable.

  • 1.16 kgs
  • 2.6 lbs
  • Smallest piece: 6 cm H x 2.5 cm W x 2 cm D
  • Smallest piece: 2.4" H x 1" W x 0.8" D
  • Largest piece: 20.32 cm H x 8 cm W x 9 cm D
  • Largest piece: 8" H x 3.2" W x 3.5" D

  • Pinewood
  • Some assembly required
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central America
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Jose suffers from a rare facial nerve paralysis and is currently treating the condition with physical therapy.

Jose is a very talented wood carver. He first learned when he was just ten years old from his father. This art has been passed down for generations and Jose plans to continue the tradition and teach his son how to carve.

Jose Canil Ramos has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $250 and the most recent for $2100. Proceeds were used to invest in wood, saws, paints, and sandpaper for production.

Jose's work helps generate employment opportunities for those in his community. With the sales from NOVICA, he can employ other artisans and help change the lives of his workers.

Jose hires several people in his community which provides them with a stable income for supporting their families.

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14 Testimonials for Jose Canil Ramos

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David

Worcester, England

I love ""Paxot Holy Family"" for the beauty of the painting of the figures. It is a centrepiece at Christmas.
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steve

state college pa usa

I adore my St. Francis Statue. I have it displayed in my work office and several people have commented on it. One way to gently share faith. Thank you.
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Andrea

 
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