Kyrgyz Nativity Finger Puppets
A great way to teach about the true meaning of Christmas!
The set includes 8 finger puppets made of soft felt packaged in a cloth bag. Finger puppets include: 1 star/night scene, 1 shepherd with a staff and sheep, 1 angel, 3 wise men each with felt gifts, 1 Mary with Baby Jesus, and 1 Joseph.
Handmade by women in Kyrgyzstan who use their skills to create beautiful pieces of art while receiving an income to help support their families.
Each figure measures 4-by-2.5 inches.
Once you purchase, visit https://www.worldcrafts.org/kyrgyznativityfingerpuppetset to download a free PDF with ways you can use the finger puppets to teach the Christmas story.
About this Artisan
The cultural and artistic traditions of Central Asia have been preserved through the generations as women work together with their mothers and grandmothers creating masterful crafts. These items are as varied as the women who make them, with products reflecting the unique styles 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.