Handcarved from soapstone, sanded until smooth, and then polished, each bookend honors the hands that made it.
t h e s t o r y
These are handcarved from soapstone, which is native to Kenya. They are then sanded until smooth and polished by the artisan partners of Venture Imports. Venture is a fair trade company that comes alongside women in Kenya, providing employment that pays fair pay and supports women in sending their children to school.
s p e c s
Size: 4" l x 2" w x 6" h.
Made in Kenya.
Sold as set of two.
Note: since this bookends shows the natural colors of the stone, some color variations should be expected.