Paipay African Bolga Pistacho and Ocher of Natural Fiber
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Handmade in Ghana
Measures: 30 x 45 cm
Funny and colorful paipays made by hand in Bolgatanga, Ghana, to cheer any wall combining several of them or with other works of art. Of course, they can also be used to fan on the hottest days!
Each of these pieces is unique and has been madeweaving the "elephant grass" grassFor a craftsman who works for The Baba Tree Basket Company Ltd., a local company that for 15 years is committed to an ethical business model, with the aim of preserving the culture of the basketry and prosperity of the Gurinsi community in Bolgatanga. This company provides sustainable employment, a fair and significant work to more than 250 artisans, causing a true social impact on the local community.
The Baba Tree pays school quotas, funerals (one of the most important cultural traditions), hospital invoices and medical insurance for all its collaborators.
The weekly workshops that it offers, the training in skills and the enthusiasm and innovation of the weavers allow their domain in this art to be recognized and admired by everyone.
All products are made by hand with 100% natural and ecological materials. They can vary slightly in size, shape and color, but they are 100% original and unique!