Kenyan artisans source soapstone from local quarries before carving this decorative wall cross to a smooth finish. Front is etched and dyed in varied colors and patterns. Small hole for hanging at top. 8"l x 5 1/4"w x 1/4"d
Your purchase provides a fair wage and life-changing community programs for artisans living in western Kenya.
Since 2003, SERRV International has partnered with artisans in Kenya, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for our orders. Through sales of their products, nearly 150 soapstone carvers receive crafting and safety workshops, support for social programs for widows and orphans, and community improvement initiatives, including a tree seedling nursery. These talented artisans do everything by hand, with intricate details achieved from hand-drawn designs, chisels, small picks, and wood tools.