The frame of the piece is hand-carved into shape using sustainably sourced mango wood from mango farms. The primary purpose of Mango trees is to bear fruit, but after its fruit-bearing lifespan ends, the tree is harvested which provides the farmers with a second source of income. The metal of the wings are hand-pressed to show the veins of the insectï¿½s wing. It hangs on a triangle picture hanger.
Our products are made using materials that are sustainably harvested, use non-toxic dyes, and water-based finishes. Additionally, we view ourselves as partners with our artists. We continuously exchange ideas on how to improve production, product quality, and the health and well-being of the makers that work to create the products we sell. We visit our artisan groups on a regular basis to ensure that our core mission is being followed.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same items, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.