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Tin Shepherd Christmas Ornament - Thai VillageThai Village

Tin Shepherd Christmas Ornament

Hand-hammered with precision, these fair trade Shepherd Christmas ornaments are made by a man in the Northeast, who is supporting his family by income earned from making these ornaments. Your purchases support free, fair, and ethical trade and Thai Village skills training programs. These Christmas ornaments come is a large variety of styles and make great baptism gifts for all ages! Size approximately 3.5″x 2.25″. Small and easy to mail as well!

At Thai Village we emphasize the development of quality, fair trade, ethical products. We incorporate traditional patterns and local materials. We seek to build up local people. Our artisans help to make our products unique, using time-honored techniques which have been passed on from generation to generation.

The beautiful workmanship of our artisans is something that they learn through skills trainings offered at Thai Village. Economic self-sufficiency is a foundational principle to Thai Village.  Individuals we work with who express special interest in particular crafts or trades are encouraged and trained to further develop their skills and passions.  This often leads to much needed income generation. This means an increase in the artisan’s ability to support themselves and their family, which is wonderful!  Thai Village has supported nationals in programs such as stitching, sewing, dressmaking, tin carving, silver-smithing, soap making, paper making, and jewelry designing.

Through these unique Christmas ornaments we are able to give income, love, and hope to these wonderful people. Join us in supporting good things by purchasing today! See a video of the making of these Christmas ornaments here.

 

$5.00

9 in stock

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Handmade in Thailand

Handmade in Thailand

Proceeds go to train and equip native artisans

Self-Sustaining Fair Trade

Self-Sustaining Fair Trade

Supporting local economic and business development

Flat Rate $5.95 Shipping From USA

Flat Rate $5.95 Shipping From USA

Ships in 1-3 days from our Wisconsin warehouse

Christian-Based Organization

Christian-Based Organization

Your funds help spread the love of Jesus in Thailand