GOLDFINCH BIRD – FAIR TRADE CHRISTMAS TREE ORNAMENT
Amazon Ecology works with hundreds of native and campesino artisans from the Peruvian Amazon to produce and sell innovative fair trade handicrafts. Your purchase helps to create sustainable income for artisan families, promote forest conservation, and supports local development in their communities. This product is an example of what we have carried in the past. Click on the Visit Shop button to see our current inventory.
This unique fair-trade ornament represents the American goldfinch – the beautiful yellow bird with black markings that feeds on thistles and other seeds throughout North America. It will look great hanging on your Christmas tree, rear-view mirror or adding a colorful touch to another part of your home.
This ornament was woven with chambira palm fiber by a native Amazon artisan. The sale of these ornaments supports forest conservation and helps meet local needs in traditional communities in Peru. These bird ornaments were made artisans from the campesino village of San Francisco on the Maranon River.
Each ornament comes with a tag listing the name and home of the artisan who made it and the plants used to make it.
Please remember that each ornament is hand-made so the exact design may vary from the photo of this model.
Made by Maranon Artisans in the Peruvian Amazon
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