These six carved animals sit around a map of Africa. Each animal and stool is a single piece of wood. The set includes a glass for each animal and a wine bottle. Each animal is approximately 8 inches tall.
Meet the Artisans
Working with more than 100 individual carvers in Machakos, Kenya, Jedando Modern Handicrafts markets african handicrafts primarily made of wood and bone worldwide. Carving is a tradition in Kenya with the children learning the craft from their parents. Carved by hand using only rudimentary hand tools, olive wood bowls, salad serving sets, and animal-shaped napkin rings take shape from pieces of olive wood, mahogany, and mpingo, or "African Ebony".