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and handicrafts, you’ll surely find
unique items perfect as a gift
in the Palestinian Museum Gift Shop.

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Colouring Book


Age: +6
Size: 15x21 cm
Material: paper
Year of design: 2018
Design: The Palestinian Museum
Theme: Labour of Love exhibition

This book introduces kids to historical Palestinian embroidery motifs from different Palestinian cities, through colouring them, knowing their shapes and where they’re used. The book is inspired by our Labour of Love: New Approaches to Palestinian Embroidery exhibition which explores Palestinian embroidery and shift from a personal practice driven by love, to a potent symbol of national heritage, to a product circulated in the global marketplace.



Embroidery Match Game

Age:+6
Size: 8.5x11 cm
Material: paper
Year of design: 2018
Design: the Palestinian Museum
Theme: Labour of Love exhibition

Which area does each motif belong to? This game is inspired by the Thobe Forest section in our Labour of Love: New Approaches to Palestinian Embroidery exhibition, which interactively presents historical dresses from all over Palestine (Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Beit Dajan, Hebron, Gaza, Bir al-Sabe’, Galilee and other areas). This educational game aims to introduce children over six years old to embroidery motifs popular across Palestine. The game is solved by matching visual elements like shapes and colours.


Who am I


Age: +6
Size: 15*10.3 cm
Materials: Carton              
Designer: Mashjar Juthour/ Handmade Palestine.        



 Educational games are a great way to learn. This Guessing Cards Game teaches kids about Palestine's wildlife. children learn about different elements of Palestine's natural heritage with names of each element in Arabic, English and Latin and lots of information.


kids matching card game


Age: +6
Size: 15*10.3 cm
Materials: Carton              
Designer: Mashjar Juthour/ Handmade Palestine. 

Learn through play with this fun card game that includes 30 wildlife of Palestine matching cards. This original game created by Mashjar Juthour, Arboretum in Palestine, introduces children to different elements of Palestine's natural heritage with names of each element in Arabic, English and Latin. 


Wool camel

Size :(22.5*20*5) cm      
Materials: wool
Designer: Bedouin women from Khan al Ahmar/ handmade Palestine     
color: Sandy with Light Blue & Red/ Sandy with White & Dark Blue/ Sandy with Teal & Dark Blue/ Sandy with Light Blue & Bronze/Cream with Red & Blue.

 
These adorable, artisanal wool camels are handmade. They are the perfect alternative to your run-of-the-mill stuffed animal present, fit for your child’s next birthday! Each camel is unique and comes with a custom felt necklace and saddle. 


Wonder Travels in Mysterious Lands

Author:Sonia Nimr
Publisher: Tamer Institute for Community Development
Date of Publication: 2015
Number of Pages: 224
Language: Arabic
Dimensions: 14.2 x 20.4 cm
Edition: 
Second edition


The novel tells a captivating story of a woman who defies her reality and proves to be braver than the men of her time. This book won the 2014 Etisalat Award for Arabic Children’s Literature and was honour-listed by the International Board on Books for Young People (2012–2014).


The Sand Wolf

Author: Åsa Wolf; translated by Jassem Mohammad
Publisher: Tamer Institute for Community Development
Date of Publication:2015
Number of Pages: 224
Language: 224
Dimensions: 14.2 x 20.4 cm
Edition: 14.2 x 20.4 cm



This award-winning book by Swedish author Åsa Wolf tells poetic stories about the friendship between a boy and the sand wolf. Illustrated by Christina Digman.  


Ginger

Author: Ahlam Bisharat
Publisher: Tamer Institute for Community Development
Date of Publication: 2017
Number of Pages: 88
Language: Arabic
Dimensions: 12.5 x 19 cm
Edition: First edition



‘He said to her, “I’ll teach you a trick that you don’t know.” He leapt in the air, reached out and plucked a handful of emptiness, which he handed to the partridge.’ 


Can I Play?

Author: Jens Rasmus; translated by Mahmoud Hassanien
Publisher: Tamer Institute for Community Development
Date of Publication: 2016
Number of Pages: 40
Language: Arabic
Dimensions: 17 x 24.5 cm
Edition: First Arabic edition


Mido gets a new ball, but he cannot find anyone to play with. 


Water

Author: Sobhash Vyam; translated by Issam el-Batran
Publisher: Tamer Institute for Community Development
Date of Publication: 2018
Number of Pages: 20
Language: Arabic
Dimensions: 19.5 x 22 cm
Edition: First edition



The story takes place in a Gond village where water is scarce and life is dependent on rainfall.


My Grandpa’s Bed

Author: Ahlam Bisharat
Publisher: Tamer Institute for Community Development
Date of Publication: 2018
Number of Pages: 30
Language: Arabic
Dimensions: 21.5 x 29.5
Edition: First edition


‘My Grandpa’s bed:

The neighbourhood kids used to hide their love letters under it.’


A Snowball the Size of Our House

Author: Hani al Biary and Hala Shrouf
Publisher: Tamer Institute for Community Development
Date of Publication: 2015
Number of Pages: 63
Language: Arabic
Dimensions: 20.5 x 29.5 cm
Edition: First edition



The book is a collection of writings narrated by children who have experienced trauma due to war or other crises. It is a practical guide to help children, parents and social workers deal with issues that they find difficult to discuss or treat.


Mr Lion and the Apple Thief

Author: Jan Oksbøl Callessen; translated by Elizabeth Moestrup
Publisher: Tamer Institute for Community Development
Date of Publication: 2020
Number of Pages: 46
Language: Arabic 
Dimensions: 21 x 28.4 cm
Edition: First Arabic edition


In the centre of town, there is an apple tree carrying a single apple. The apple disappears one day, but who took it?