“Graceful Kindness,” a carved tabletop in Tibetan calligraphy by Tashi Mannox.

Price: $1,150.

All sales of carvings support the non-profit work of the Endangered Alphabets Project. Twenty percent of all profits go to Rokpa International, supporting sick and homeless children in the Himalayas. To order, or to inquire about commissions, email brookes@champlain.edu.