Sese Wood and Recycled Glass Beaded Wall Mask from Ghana, "Sinethemba"
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Working with local artisans in Ghana, Victoria Agyepomaa designs this brilliantly bold mask that is hand carved from sese-dua wood and painted by hand in vivid shades. Recycled glass beads decorate the cheeks, chin, and hair of the mask in a lovely colorful pattern. Victoria names her design sinethemba, which is a Zulu word meaning "we have hope."
- 0.67 kgs
- 1.5 lbs
- 41 cm H x 16 cm W x 7 cm D
- 16.25" H x 6.25" W x 2.8" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
Victoria Agyepomaa has received a $800 microcredit loan with 0% interest.