Fall Tree Greeting Card

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Trees whisper their secrets before autumn’s chill drives them to slumber. About 400 rural paper makers in the coastal town of Salay, Misamis Oriental, on the island of Mindanao, Philippines, work to create handmade paper from grasses, flowers and local tree-free products. Although the organization has paper down to a science, many factors affect colour or dyeing, including season, climate, process (air or steam drying), and even the strength of the wind. One of the amazing joys of handmade products.

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Product Details

Material: handmade paper, sequins

Dimensions: 17 cm x 12 cm

Colour(s): cream, teal, pink, brown

SKU: 7925095

About the Artisan

Salay Handmade Paper was founded in the late 1980s by Loreta Rafisura, a nurse turned entrepreneur and her husband, who aimed to transform the lives of people in their community of Salay, on the island of Mindanao.


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Beautiful card! I love the tree motif - simple and joyful. And a card I can send out for any occasion.

Ten Thousand Villages reply (Jan 9, 2019):
Thank you for your product review, Kimberley. We are glad you like the Fall Tree Greeting Card, and that you have found it versatile for many occasions! Enjoy!
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