Unique recycled birdhouse handwoven in Nepal using discarded plastic wrappers from popular manufactured food products. Measures 8 inches by 5 inches.
This piece is handmade in Nepal an active Peace Corps country by JeevanKala is a social enterprise organization committed to the economic development and empowerment of Nepali artisans. Products are crafted by hand with an eye toward social impact, from the use of locally sourced and recycled raw materials to the preservation of traditional Nepali weaving techniques.
A proud member of the Fair Trade Federation, JeevanKala has trained and employed more than 1,000 artisans in Nepal, with emphasis on women and the disabled. The sale of JeevanKala products supports the livelihoods of the artisans who make them as well as the humanitarian programs of the non-profit Himalayan HealthCare, thier parent organization.