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Checking In With Our Artisans

Checking In With Our Artisans

6th May 2020

May 6, 2020This week we describe how the Coronavirus has affected artists in 3 of the 27 countries we represent: artisans in Afghanistan, Guatemala and Madagascar. It’s a mix of emotions but our take … read more
The Update On the Ye'Kwana Basket Makers of Venezuela

The Update On the Ye'Kwana Basket Makers of Venezuela

Posted by Mary Anne Wise on 9th Sep 2019

Venezuela has become a failed state. We’ve all viewed the scenes of 3 million people who have left their home country in recent years. They leave by foot, carrying whatever they can manage with little … read more
Gaga for Gamcha!

Gaga for Gamcha!

25th Aug 2019

We learned about gamcha this winter while visiting the folks at 145 East, a clothing company in Kolkata. Gamcha is a thin cotton towel handwoven in bright primary colors by weavers located in rural … read more