Hand Made Heart Shaped Wood Wall Mirror from West Africa, "Odo"
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Meaning "love" in the Ghanaian Twi language, this mirror is aptly dubbed Odo. The heart-shaped wall mirror is handcrafted by artisan Winfred Korley, who uses local sese wood and clay to create the frame. Cheerful etched red hearts accent the unique piece.
- 1.58 kgs
- 3.5 lbs
- Frame: 61 cm H x 41 cm W x 2 cm D
- Frame: 24" H x 16.25" W x 0.8" D
- Mirror: 32 cm W x 50 cm H
- Mirror: 12.5" W x 19.75" H
Winfred Korley has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $200. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of wood, his raw material, to increase production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
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.