Handcrafted Tin Photo Frame (3.5x5) from Mexico, "Vibrant Memories"
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Displaying your cherished memories with a shining vibrancy, this Mexican photo frame is offered by Aida and Cristino Lavariega. Working together, the duo handcraft the mirror of tin, its rustic, octagonal surface elaborated with lovely patterns that capture the light. It stands atop any table or hangs on a wall.
- 0.14 kgs
- 0.3 lbs
- Frame: 14.5 cm W x 18 cm H
- Frame: 5.75" W x 7" H
- Photo opening: 7.4 cm W x 10.7 cm H
- Photo opening: 2.9" W x 4.2" H
- Fits photo size: 8.89 cm W x 12.7 cm H
- Fits photo size: 3.5" W x 5" H
Aida uses traditional techniques taught by elder members of the community and passes down her knowledge to her children in order to continue creating crafts out of culturally significant materials.
Novica sales provide Aida with a steady income that has enabled her to grow her workshop. She is able to support not only her own family but to provide steady wages to her assistants, enabling them to support themselves and their families.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Aida's income supports and provides for the education of her sons who are attending University.