Tibetan Wool Puppets

$48.00

Give a gift of playful entertainment with these lively animal puppets handmade by artisans in Tibet. Dropenling Crafts works with master artisans in Tibet who teach younger generations, their crafts of weaving, dyeing and embroidery. Images of tigers and dragons from traditional Tibetan carpets, are turned into these fiery puppets along with stuffed animals and coin purses. Tibetan culture is perpetuated through these imaginative, culture based and market-oriented products. Dropenling products are unique in their quality and exquisite hand-crafted design, and has been honored with the UNESCO Award of Excellence. Choose from our red Monkey, orange Tiger or blue Snow Lion.
Tibet

Tibet

The Tibetan word "Dropenling" translates as "giving back for the betterment of all sentient beings". The purchase of a dropenling product directly supports Tibetan artisans and their families, and helps to preserve and perpetuate Tibetan culture. Dropenling artisans produce a range of authentic Tibetan crafts:woven textiles and carpets, stone carvings, leather bags, jewelry, dolls and toys. Proceeds from the sales are re-invested to further support Tibetan communities.