Praying Angels - Small Things Fair Trade

Praying Angels

Regular price $51.00

Set of 2 serene soapstone angels have hands folded in prayer. Carved to a smooth finish and etched with understated details on each. Natural stone may vary. Sm: 3 3/4"h x 3"w; Lg: 5 1/2"h x 3"w

Nyabigena Soapstone Carvers

ABOUT THE ARTISAN

Nyabigena Soapstone Carvers is a cooperative that works to maximize income for its members and eradicate poverty in their communities. Your purchase provides artisans a fair wage and life-changing community programs.

Surrounding the city of Kisii in western Kenya are vast deposits of soapstone. The art of carving soapstone began there in the late 20th century and is commonly passed down from parent to child. Nyabigena Soapstone Carvers Cooperative was formed in 1989 to... Read more...