Chanukah Papel Picado Banner
Hand made in Mexico by artisan members of the Chipas Papel Picado Artists group, this beautiful sparkling Chanukah paper cut banner, composed of ten silver and blue metallic sheets, will add true meaning to the Festival of Lights and Miracles. Papel Picado (Mexican Paper Cut-out) is a traditional art handmade by artisans from Mexico; this banner features menorah, flask of oil, dreidel, and Happy Chanukah designs on alternating sheets of blue and silver.
By purchasing this fair trade item, you create an economic outlet for paper cutter artisans and help to ensure that cultural traditions are passed on to future generations.
Materials: metallic paper
Size: 13′ x 9″ (10 sheets 13″ x 9″)
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