Did you know the man on the moon is Santa Claus? In this crescent‐moon‐shaped ornament made of paper mache, you'll see Santa's serene face handpainted by makers with Asha Handicrafts in India. Gold metallic string makes a loop at the top for hanging the Santa Moon Ornament on your Christmas tree.
- Materials: Paper Mache
- Handcrafted in India
A fair trade organization, Asha represents more than 6,500 artisans in 10 states of India. The association’s name, meaning "hope" in Sanskrit, represents its goal to sustain the marketing ability of individual and family–based artisans. A not–for–profit organization, Asha works to ensure that benefits of handicraft production reach the craftspeople themselves. Asha promotes sustainability and helps eliminate producer debt through direct purchases and advance payments. Producer benefits include educational assistance for children, medical checkups and treatment, a health center at Saharanpur, savings programs for artisans and spouses, nonformal education projects and relief–related social projects.