Hand Made Wood and Aluminum African Mask from Ghana, "Edinam Luck"
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Meaning "lucky" in the Ewe language, this African mask is named Edinam. Ghanaian artisan Victor Dushie carves it by hand from local sese wood, painting it with red and yellow colors. He adds embossed aluminum sheet to the bottom portion of the mask, giving it a textured finish.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Victor Dushie has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 and the most recent for $600.
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.