Artisan Crafted Maguey Fiber Basket from Central America, "Red Ecology"
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Guatemalan artisan Alida Cruz crafts this beautiful handwoven basket from the fibers of the maguey (agave) plant. She covers recycled tabs of soda cans with cotton thread to create dainty red accents that hang of the sides of this round basket, making this piece a natural and unique decorative accent for any home.
- 0.60 kgs
- 1.3 lbs
- 15 cm H x 30 cm Diam.
- 6" H x 11.75" Diam.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Alida Cruz has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $150.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.