These sweet sculptures from Kenya can be suspended from their beaded hanging loop or displayed standing on their cardboard base. They are crafted using long strands of natural sisal and banana leaves, and each hold a heart aloft.
Small: 11"T. Large: 13"T.
In Nairobi's Banana Hill suburb, artisans utilize the fiber of banana palm trees, which grow prolifically in East Africa, to create whimsical gifts for local sale and export. Geoffrey and George head up a group of talented creatives with a penchant for portraying nuances of African life through this sustainable, all-natural medium.