Hand Crafted African Ceramic Mask in Brown and Black, "African Artist"
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Inspired by the imagination of artists, Samuel Lovi crafts this African mask of ceramic, working with family and local artisans. Hanging on a wall, the mask is etched with line motifs across the eyebrows and cheeks, given a rustic finish in colors of brown and black.
- 0.70 kgs
- 1.5 lbs
- 26.5 cm H x 14.5 cm W x 8 cm D
- 10.5" H x 5.75" W x 3.1" D
Samuel Lovi has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $100. Proceeds were used to buy clay for his handcrafted ceramics and also the soapstone he uses in his jewelry.
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.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.