By Susan Topp Weber
Nativities from around the globe in a blinding number of kinds
Nearly 100 nativities from all around the world—most of which have by no means sooner than seemed in any book—are accumulated the following. Artisans from locales as varied because the Czech Republic, Guyana, Burkina Faso, and Bangladesh are represented. There are nativities made with fabrics starting from hand-carved wooden, blown glass, and wool, to extra distinctive fabrics similar to salt dough, dried maguey cactus, and recycled bicycle components. The artistry, ingenuity, and variety of those creations are significantly prized via millions of nativity creditors all over the world, a lot of whom have graciously allowed items from their very own collections to be photographed for this book.
Susan Topp Weber has owned and operated Susan’s Christmas store in Santa Fe, New Mexico, for greater than thirty years. She has a prized number of nativities herself, which all started with a present in 1965, and has offered nativities at her store considering 1978. She is the writer of Christmas in Santa Fe.