Ancient Art Form Since the Crusades
At Star of Bethlehem, we carry a wonderful variety of unique, handcrafted religious and gift items. Our Olive wood gifts are handcrafted by local artisans in shops across the region – an ancient art form that dates back to the time of the Crusades.
Every two years the olive trees are pruned so that they bear fruit. These hand carved masterpieces are made by Christian craftsman living in Bethlehem working with the branches produced by the pruning’s. Here are the latest beautiful gifts!
For years we have traveled to and from Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Judea, and the United States – in pursuit of the finest handcrafts. Visit our blog and discover the ins and outs of several Middle Eastern cities and towns.
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