Blue and Black African Aluminum and Wood Mask from Ghana, "Akoma Pa"
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In tones of blue and black, this African mask is created by Ghanaian artisan Ibrahim Seyeed. He hand-carves the mask of sese wood, accentuating it with embossed aluminum for a striking addition to your wall decor. This decor accessory is named Akoma Pa, meaning "good heart" in Akan.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Ibrahim Seyeed has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $300.
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.