Soapstone Family 2 Parents 2 Children 8 inch

Soapstone Family 2 Parents 2 Children 8 inch

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Handcarved from soapstone, these sculptures are each unique in color and size but they all feature 2 parents and 2 children and are approximately 8 inches tall. Sold individually.

Soapstone is carved by the artists of SMOLArt a group of artists who live in the rural village of Tabaka, Kenya, the heart of soapstone crafts. The name, a shortened version of Small, Medium, and Large Artists, refers to the size of the wholesale soapstone products the artisans make, not their stature. Established in 1990, SMOLArt is a member of the WFTO, and as such assures that the artisans are paid a fair price for their work. In addition, the organization support community development by contributing to projects that improve living conditions, education, and health of their members and the village at large.