So happy and honor to show you the new Arrival of Amulets from Santa Elena, Honduras.
Amulet is made with COTTON MUSLIN filled with ORGANIC LAVENDERS.
- Embroidered by Juana -
This Amulet can be a necklace, accent on a bag, a piece on your altar or simply hang it on the wall.
Amulet; about 1.75 x 1.5 inch (4 x 3.5cm)
Threads; about 32 inch length (16 inch one side)
Items will be shipped within 2 days after payment.
No return, no exchange
The profit of the sale will go to Juana directly.
If you would like to see more photos of my visit in this village, please check my instagram @_momoca_ or www.momoca.com
I painted a large mural with Youth Art Collective in the village.
`-`-`-` the story of these amulets -`-`-`
I had an amazing opportunity to visit one of the major coffee farming communities in Honduras for 4 weeks in February - March, 2020
I took 3 large suitcases full of art and sewing supplies to share the technique of sewing and paper flower making to the women and painting supplies to the children.
This coffee community village is high up in the mountain where there are very limited in gathering any kinds of materials. This community rely their income on coffee farming and majority of the people have challenging situations to send children to schools.
I went to this community not only to see and learn how they live but also to be a part of helping the community to sustain their additional income by making some products to sell.
This is one of the products we made and ready to share with you.
The Amulets are filled with organic lavenders and each of them are carefully embroidered.
This one is made by Juana who came to see me 3-4 times each weeks to sew and make paper flowers, she was more dedicated to learn than anybody else and sewed each one very carefully and beautifully.
She has been busy making lots of mask for the people in her community these days.
Thank you for your love and support for this community in advance.
Santa Elena, La Paz, Honduras
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