Wood Bangle Bracelets (Set of 3), "Fulani Muse in Khaki"
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Robert Aidoo-Taylor is inspired by the traditional jewelry customs of the Fulani women. For them, the number of bangles they wear on either arm indicates social stature. Taylor hand-carves the three bangles of fine muskwood and trims two of them with threads of khaki linen.
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.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.
This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.