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$38.00

Kenyan artisans utilize abundant banana palm leaf fiber to create unique collectibles. This sweet nativity scene is handcrafted from a variety of rustic materials, including banana fiber, wire, cardboard, corn husk, fabric and wood. Featuring the holy family and an angel, the scene is presented in a beautiful handcrafted banana fiber storage box. Each piece is handcrafted to be one-of-a-kind.

Sold as a boxed set. Because this is a handcrafted item, sets may vary slightly.

Dimensions:
Box: 6.5"L x 3.5"W x 2.5"T
Figures: approximately 4.5-5"T

Crafted from: Banana fiber, wire, fabric, wood

Made in: Kenya

About the Artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Esther heads up a small group of talented individuals with a penchant for creating collectible works of folk art using this sustainable, all-natural medium.

$30.00

Kenyan artisans use banana fiber, cardboard, wire and scraps of fabric to create a unique portrayal of Mary, baby Jesus and Joseph.  The hanging loop allows for this nativity scene to be hung as an ornament if desired. The scene makes a lovely addition to nativity collections or a fitting holiday adornment for a small space. 

Sold singly as a self-contained set. Because this is a handcrafted item, sets may vary slightly.

Dimensions: 6"T x 2.5"W x 2.5"D

Crafted from: Banana fiber, wire, fabric, wood

Made in: Kenya

About the artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Esther heads up a small group of talented individuals with a penchant for creating collectible works of folk art using this sustainable, all-natural medium.

$32.00

Bring the majestic beauty of the baobab tree into the home with this all-natural banana fiber sculpture with malleable branches that are perfect for hanging ornaments or jewelry.

Sold singly. Because this is a handcrafted item, each will vary slightly.

Dimensions: 8"L x 8"W x 11"-12"H

Crafted from: Banana fiber

Made in: Kenya

About the Artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export.

$40.00

Kenyan artisans utilize abundant banana palm leaf fiber to create unique collectibles. This sweet nativity scene is handcrafted from banana fiber, wire, corn husk, and wood. The fixed scene features Mary, Joseph, the infant Christ, angel, animal, and star sweetly enclosed with a hinged door.

Sold singly as a self-contained set. Because this is a handcrafted item, sets may vary slightly.

Dimensions: 7"T x 7"W

Crafted from: Banana fiber, wire, fabric, wood

Made in: Kenya

About the Artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Esther heads up a small group of talented individuals with a penchant for creating collectible works of folk art using this sustainable, all-natural medium.

$28.00

This sweet nativity scene, with its single door stable, is handcrafted from banana fiber, wire, corn husk and wood. Featuring Mary, Joseph, the infant Christ, a shepherd and animals, this scene will bright African style to your holiday decorations.

Artisans in Kenya and Uganda use the fiber of banana palm trees to create unique nativity collectibles. Size: [Stable] 4.5"L x 2.25"W x 7"T [Figures] 3-4"T.

About the Artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Esther heads up a small group of talented individuals with a penchant for creating collectible works of folk art using this sustainable, all-natural medium.

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$28.00

These tropical nativities are crafted in rural Kenya using banana leaves, wood, and wire.

Banana palms thrive in East Africa's warm climate, and this nativity scene unites the Christian icon with strong elements of Africa tradition. Measures 10"T x 5"D. Due to the handmade nature of this item, slight variation is expected. Fair trade.

About the Artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Esther heads up a small group of talented individuals with a penchant for creating collectible works of folk art using this sustainable, all-natural medium.


$22.00

These all-natural sculptures are wonderful for displaying jewelry or ornaments. Handcrafted from banana palm leaf fibers, each is distinct and beautifully crafted.

Sold individually, available in two sizes. Small measures 8"L x 8"W x 11"H. Medium measures 8"L x 8"W x 14"H. Due to the handcrafted nature of these items, slight variation may occur.

About the Artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Geoffrey and George head up a group of talented creatives with a penchant for portraying nuances of African life through this sustainable, all-natural medium.

$22.00

Our simplified African nativity scene features the holy family, an angel, and a stable animal all hand crafted from banana fiber. The set is presented in a beautiful handcrafted banana fiber storage box which can also be utilized as part of the scene.

Measures 4" x 4" x 2." Due to the handmade nature of this item, slight variation is expected.

About the Artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Esther heads up a small group of talented individuals with a penchant for creating collectible works of folk art using this sustainable, all-natural medium.

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$22.00

Kenyan artisans handcraft a simplified nativity scene from banana fiber, corn husk, bark cloth, wire and wood. Featuring Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus under an overarching star, the scene makes a lovely addition to nativity collections or a fitting holiday adornment for a small space.

Sold singly. Because this is a handmade item, each will vary slightly.

Dimensions: 4"L x 2.5"W x 7"H

Crafted from: Banana fiber, bark cloth, corn husk, wire, wood

Made in: Kenya

About the artisans:

In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Esther heads up a small group of talented individuals with a penchant for creating collectible works of folk art using this sustainable, all-natural medium.

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