Handcrafted Vintage Blue Glass 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 vintage blue glass beads, accented with smaller glass beads. Approximately 1 inch 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".