African Family(55 items)
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It touched her heart!
This was a Mothers Day gift for the mother of our wonderful children. It was a perfect gift and she loves it!
Fathers Day Joy
I purchased this sculpture for my dad for Fathers Day. He absolutely loved it. All of the life and energy of the child seeking the calm steady arms of the father. My dad isnt overly emotional but this touched him.
Victoria Agyepomaa African masks and carvings
"I have been determined in life right from childhood. I did not receive much school education, but I don't allow that to limit me in life."
Popular African Family
Hand Carved Wood Sculpture of Family from Ghana, "Mother's Children"$99.99
Hoping to become one of the greatest artists in Africa, Ghana's Raymond Yaw Afari uses his work to help continue his education. Carving this sculpture by hand from local sese wood, he names it in Akan, meaning "mother." A strong, motherly figure holds hands with three children in this piece, reflecting the beauty in family.
Ghana 9-Inch Sculpture Carved from Single Piece of Wood, "True Unity"$87.99
This captivating sculpture, carved from a single piece of wood, is created by Ghanaian artisan Victoria Agyepomaa. The three figures are linked together in solidarity, demonstrating that none of us can stand alone. The artisan carves the sculpture from sese wood, a native hardwood, and gives it a rich dark brown finish.
Folk Art Painting from Africa, "Working Together"
Emmanuel Atiemoh Yeboah celebrates the spirit of cooperation that prevails in West African families where even the children help out. He depicts a young woman who leans lovingly toward her three youngsters. All carry bowls or baskets on their heads as they walk home from the market. Yeboah works in oils on calico, adding cutouts of batik cloth for the gowns and turbans. Other details, such as grass, are created with pen and ink. The composition arrives in a frame of tweneboa wood.