Kenyan artisans hand-carve our heart paperweights from solid soapstone, then add a dyed finish and hand-etched inscription. These beautifully crafted keepsakes can become a treasured memento. Give one away and keep one for yourself as a bond.
Measures 3.5"T x 3.5"W.
At the Ndima Crafts' finishing shop in Nairobi’s industrial district, roughly a dozen artisans of varied ethnicity bring raw soapstone to life by using non-toxic synthetic dyes under the leadership of Charles Ndibe. Charle's exacting standards of quality and friendly demeanor make him one of Swahili Modern's most reliable vendors.