The Pamoja, a Swahili word for "together", earrings are hammered brass circles molded together. Make a bold statement with these earrings while sharing dignity with Kenyan artisans. Specs + Care .5" wide circles, 1.5" diameter post earrings Handmade brass plated with 14k gold Clean gently with a soft cloth.
Story: Each piece of jewelry is designed and handcrafted from brass, glass, and horn by artisans living in Kibera, the largest urban slum in Africa. These works of art are created in tiny mud and tin houses bringing dignity and purposeful work to families in Nairobi, Kenya.
Karama's goal is to provide purposeful, dignified work for artisans working in Africa and Haiti. We've provided tools and equipment, conducted skills and leadership training and consulted on quality improvement processes to help artisans produce beautiful, handmade products.