Handmade Wood Bird Ornaments from Ghana (Set of 3), "Colorful Ntakraboa"
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According to Ghanaian artisan Robert Aidoo-Taylor, a house is not a home without birds. He crafts this set of three ornaments from ofram wood, painted red, green, and blue with rustic finishes. This set is named Ntakraboa, meaning "feathered animals" in Akan.
- 71 grams
- 0.2 lbs
- Each (3): 6 cm H x 11.5 cm W x 2 cm D
- Each (3): 2.4" H x 4.5" W x 0.8" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Robert Aidoo-Taylor has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $750.
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.