You know how to whistle, don't you? You just put your lips together and blow, as someone famous once said. Our terrific turtle whistle hangs from a black nylon cord. Sounds a single note. Choice of colors. Hand made in Peru. Whistle while you work.
"You know how to whistle, don't you? You just put your lips together and blow," as someone famous once said. Our terrific painted clay owl pendant does double duty as a whistle and a necklace. Hangs from a 26 inch black braided nylon cord. Choice of colors. Hand made in Peru.
Hand made in Peru, our clay sculpted miniature songbird whistling vessel can chirp like a bird! Simply fill the piece with water in the hole at the top of the head and then blow through the hole in the tip of the tail. Hole in back of neck for your own cord. Perfect as a gift or as a decoration!
Due to the handmade nature, slight color variation and design may occur. Choice of color category.
Simple and smooth bamboo makes for a simple flute. Crafted by hand, it has holes of different widths to ensure a sweet sonorous sound. The mouthpiece is designed for easy playing. Much easier than its cousin the Quena. Measures 14.5 inches long and 1.0 inch in diameter. Embellished with colorful thread windings and burnished with a llama in profile. Made in Peru.
Hand made in Peru, our clay sculpted bird-shaped miniature whistling vessels can chirp like a bird! Simply fill the piece with water in the hole at the top of the head and then blow through the hole in the tip of the tail. Hole in the back of the neck for your own cord. Perfect as a gift or as a decoration!
Choice of colors. Due to the handmade nature of these items, color, accent colors and designs may vary from the image shown.
This zampona is a thirteen note instrument made from reeds and is called the Antara. The ANTARA is a single row of reeds rather than two. It is tuned pentatonically (5 note scale). The ANTARA is easy to play and colorfully adorned with textile fabric. Archaeological studies have shown the ANTARA to be one of the oldest instruments of Andean culture. Used in traditional Andean music, these pan pipes are fun to play!
This instrument keeps ancient musical traditions alive. It was made according to traditional techniques and retains a traditional sound.
Jacaranda wood lends its extraordinary beauty to this quena flute. Crafted by hand, it is a legacy of the Inca, an indispensable instrument in today's traditional Peruvian music. Benito Tito perforates holes of different widths to ensure a sweet sound and tunes it to 440 in the key of F#. The mouthpiece is carved from cow bone and its case emulates pre-Hispanic textiles.
Each item is handmade by the artisan's partners in Peru. Due to the handmade nature of our items, small variations in color, shape, pattern, or other characteristics may be evident. When selecting Multi it can vary in colors horizontally or vertically. Each piece should be considered as a truly unique work of art, lovingly crafted by hand.