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Set of Three Handmade Love Paperweights

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  • These keepsake hearts send the message of "love" against a vibrant red background. The hearts are carved from soapstone in Western Kenya, then etched by artisans in Nairobi. Each word, heart, and swirl is inscribed by hand.

    Sold as a set of three. Small measures 2.5", Medium measures 3", and Large measures 3.5".

  • Bosma is an artisan who handcrafts the soapstone hearts you see on this page. Bosma's father once owned a thriving workshop in downtown Nairobi, and he taught Bosma the crafts of woodworking and carving soapstone. Following in his footsteps, Bosma and his sister Pamela continue to produce artworks of various mediums and also help other Kenyan craftspeople to export their works.

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