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Kente Cotton Accented Painting of an African Woman, "Ama with Pot in Kente"

Named "Ama," an Akan name for a woman born on Saturday, this painting... more

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Named "Ama," an Akan name for a woman born on Saturday, this painting by Ghanaian artist K. Baka celebrates the beauty of African women. Wearing cotton clothing printed with traditional kente motifs, Baka's subject carries a pot atop her head. The artist works in a modern style where the subject and pot are depicted in silhouette with painted dot motifs.

  • 24 grams
  • 0.85 oz
  • Mat: 21 cm W x 29.5 cm H
  • Mat: 8.25" W x 11.5" H
  • Painting: 17.5 cm W x 26.3 cm H
  • Painting: 7" W x 10.25" H

  • Acrylic and 100% cotton on card stock
  • Arrives unframed
  • Signed by the artist
  • Each work features slight variations that make it unique
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

K. Baka has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1000 and the most recent for $500. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of dyes and cotton fabric for continued 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.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

Product Reviews By Customers

11 Testimonials for K. Baka

Andre Raw

Rio de Janeiro / RJ / Brazil

Looks great on my wall!


Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Sir- I received your wall hanging today called ""Long Cool Drink."" It is exquisite! You are very talented! Thank you for sharing your talents and your God given gift with me. It is hanging for all to see. Thank you. Sincerely, Mr. Lawrie Kowalski , Edmonton, Canada


Tyler, Texas,USA

I purchased Elephant Child. Not only is it more beautiful in person, it also creates a great energy in the room. It is officially the coolest thing on my wall, and I have lots of cool things on my walls. I highly recommend this exquisite tapestry to anyone who loves elephants like I do.