Colorful Glass Beaded Wristband Bracelet from Guatemala, "Elegant Maya"
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Learning his trade at a young age from foreign artisans, Guatemala's Cristóbal Ramírez designs this exciting, colorful wristband bracelet. It is handcrafted with petite, multicolored glass beads, which are strung along nylon cord using small, specialized looms. The gold and pewter grey colors of this bracelet bring an elegant beauty to the wearer.
Cristobal financially supports the education of his two children. One is studying to become a lawyer and the other is studying pedagogy. He also supports the education of a child in his community. This child comes from a family that doesn't have the resources to pay for education so Cristobal pays for his schooling.
Two of Cristobal's assistants have disabilities. One has Down syndrome and the other has epilepsy. Cristobal feels proud to employ them and is glad he can provide them with dignified jobs in their communities.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.