Handcrafted Red Resin Bead Earrings - Kenya
Paul makes his jewelry in the Westlands Market where he has a workshop not much bigger than a telephone box. He uses beads from all over Africa to create his jewelry designs. These earrings feature a bead of red resin, which is accented with Bohemian-style striped trade beads. Approximately 1.75 inches long.
Meet the Artisans
Working with more than 100 individual carvers in Machakos, Kenya,Jedando Modern Handicrafts markets african handicrafts primarily made of wood and bone worldwide. Carving is a tradition in Kenya with the children learning the craft from their parents. Carved by hand using only rudimentary hand tools, olive wood bowls, salad serving sets, and animal-shaped napkin rings take shape from pieces of olive wood, mahogany, and mpingo, or "African Ebony".