Wooden baubles for a colourful Christmas
Outside, snowflakes are falling on the ground. Christmas is approaching, and we are beginning to decorate our homes in sweet anticipation of the glorious feast. Soon, the flavour of the Christmas tree will fill the rooms. Your house will bask in the bright colours of the festive decorations, and silver tinsel will glisten in the lights of the bright garlands.
Ball ornaments for every Christmas tree
Amongst the vast variety of ornaments, Christmas baubles are a must-have. Few can imagine decorating their home and Christmas tree without it. For over a century, children in our part of the world have been singing about Christmas balls in their favourite carol as they danced around the Christmas tree:
How many garlands hanging from the tree,
Pink and blue ribbons, Golden balls you'll see!
Many adults in most parts of the world will concur. Christmas balls are popular and have been used since ancient times. In the Roman empire, it was customary to decorate trees with fruit for the Calendae feast. Centuries later, Christmas holiday baubles came to symbolise Heaven, the Virgin Mary, and our gifts to Christ.
If you wish to pick up some colourful Christmas balls for your home, come to our online market and check out our extensive collection. Our baubles are not like everybody else's: they are made from wood! No one bauble is like the other, because each is hand-painted by a professional artist. Your wooden bauble will not break like its glass counterpart and will last for many years. And every bauble has a story to tell!
How a piece of wood becomes a work of art
The life of a wooden Christmas balls begins in the workshops of Saint Elisabeth Convent. Here, an ordinary-looking wooden workpiece becomes a miniature masterpiece. Come see for yourself! To the incessant rumble of the machines, a woodworker cuts a workpiece into a perfectly round ball. An artist picks it up and paints a colourful picture on its wooden surface, and each ball begins a life of its own.
There are balls with winter scenes, characters from a magic tale, Christmas narratives, exotic birds, rural landscapes, or views of winter streets under a star-studded sky. Every bauble is different, but all are made in good taste, with a good imagination and a richness of colours. The variety of styles is impressive. Many were painted in the Russian style and feature traditional designs and fairy tale scenes. The baubles with add-on pieces make excellent toys. Your children will enjoy playing with them.
Treat yourself to a nice set of wooden Christmas baubles. Order some for your family and friends. Add colour to your holiday, and brighten your Christmas days for many years ahead. Browse our collection of wooden baubles and choose the ones for you. Cannot find what you wanted? Tell us, and we will custom-paint a Christmas ball for you. Have a bright, colourful and most exciting Christmas!