Olive Wood Heart (Hope)
Hand-made olive wood heart, with 'Hope' engraving.
Artisan: Holy Land Handicraft Cooperative (Beit Sahour, West Bank, Palestine)
"All the olive wood figurines and arts that we produce are hand carved from the trimmings (pruning) of the Bethlehem olive trees. This is an essential process for healthier growth of the trees and to generate environmental stability. So no tree is damaged or destroyed in the process."