GreaterGood has given more than $30 million to non-profit charities around the world since 1999. Learn more.
Skip navigation
Every Purchase Funds Mammograms for Women in Need.
Skip navigation
show of support sparkle ringFree Pink Ribbon Heart Earrings code BCSCTG424Best For Mom Special Values  BESTMOM

Christmas in Wildflowers Card

Item # 40217
No longer available

Was $4.95
Now $3.80
*ALL SALES FINAL* - This item is not eligible for returns.

A palette of gorgeous wildflowers from the mountains of El Salvador is lovingly handcrafted into a darling Christmas greeting. Signed by the artist, it's a lovely gift in itself.

  • Nativity, Ornament, Santa, Reindeer, or Wreath
  • Envelope included
  • 7" H x 4.75" W (17.8 x 12 cm)
  • Handmade in and fairly traded from El Salvador

The mountain town of Comasagua in the district of Nueva San Salvador has been heavily affected by the recent lack of jobs in coffee cultivation. Arte Comasagua is a fair trade, environmentally-responsible company that was created by a group of women entrepreneurs to promote safe and healthy work conditions. The women who make these cards collect the flowers and leaves they use from the forest in a conscientious and sustainable manner. The income generated from selling these handicrafts allows them to provide for their families and engages the whole community in protecting the forest.

People buying this item also bought:

Pink Ribbon Mesh Ring

From $5.80

Chevron Stripe Pink Ribbon Rhinestone Tee

One of our favorites!

All Over Pink Ribbon Socks

From $3.00
Special Value!

Pink Ribbon & Flowers Hand-Painted Rain Boots


Buy a Pair, Give a Pair!

Art of Thread Earrings

From $9.06
30% Off!

Curves® Traction Walking Shoes

Buy a Pair, Give a Pair!

Pink Ribbon Butterfly Pin

From $6.96
30% Off!

Love Birds Hooded Jacket

From $39.99
On Sale!

Pink Ribbon Walking Shoes


Buy a Pair, Give a Pair!

In the Pink 2014 Calendar

From $5.23
65% Off!

Pink Ribbon Cross-Training Shoes


Buy a Pair, Give a Pair!

1 review

Recent reviews:

March 28, 2012 - I purchased the Santa and the reindeer cards around the holidays. The Santa card is amazing - so intricate. These cards are really too amazing to write in. I gave them as gifts and each recipient ended up framing the cards. The level of attention and detail that goes into each card is a sight to behold. I hope the site adds more from this artisan.

Artisan: Arte Comasagua

Artisan Arte Comasagua

The town of Comasagua lies in the lush mountains of El Salvador, a tropical paradise where wildflowers, fruit trees, and coffee plantations thrive year round. But in 2001 a devastating 7.7 magnitude earthquake and resulting mudslides leveled much of the town, wiping out the local economy and leaving many of its residents without homes, food, jobs, or any means of support.

A local architect named Ana Rosa Graf decided she could bring economic growth to her community by creating a market for handicrafts using the area's most abundant natural resource -- wildflowers. In 2003, Arte Comasagua started with a small group of women artisans determined to create beautiful floral designs and build a better future for their families.

Today, in a bright yellow house in the heart of Comasagua, sixteen women artisans have found financial independence by crafting stunning handmade greeting cards using a plethora of wildflowers, grasses, and almond leaves. After gathering and pressing the flora, they design breathtaking one-of-a-kind landscapes, nativities, and scenes of mothers with children. Perhaps best of all, they're able to bring their children to work and have become a true community.

For most, the income generated by their artwork is a primary means of support, enabling them to pay for food, housing, and medical care for their families.

Through her work, an artisan named Roxana has been able to get medical care for a daughter who suffers from debilitating Gillian Barre disease. After two years of treatment, her daughter is 80% cured and plans to return to school to become a chef. She credits her mother's positive attitude and hard work with helping her keep her dreams alive during her illness.

Despite the challenges they face, the Arte Comasagua community is thankful to live in an area that blooms with wildflowers throughout the year, enabling them to gather the resources they need without making a negative impact on the planet.

Popular Now:

Made with Love Measuring Spoons

From $12.00
Special Value!

I Love You More Heart Necklace

From $10.46
30% Off!

Pink Ribbon Microfiber Sherpa Lined Button Boots

Buy a Pair, Give a Pair!

Pink Mini Worry No More Dolls - Set of 6

One of our favorites!

Pink Ribbon Nail Jewels

From $4.17
30% Off!

Bless This Woman Pink Ribbon Grande Mug

From $9.95
One of our favorites!

Sock It To Cancer T-Shirt

From $15.00
Special Value!