Handwoven in the Sinazeze region of southern Zambia using palm leaves coiled over “tende” root. The photo shows just a few of the design patterns – each basket is unique.
Handmade in Zambia
Palm Leaves & natural root
17″ W x 3″ H
Handwoven in Africa, Bamboula is a 30 year old business based in Kutztown, Pennsylvania. Guided by fair trade principals, founder Jasperdean Kobes created Bamboula after working in Africa in the Peace Corps. With the mission to create regular work and income for artisan partners in rural areas in Africa, they assist partners in building sustainable businesses in their local communities. Most artisan partners are women who are also responsible for growing food for their families.