This cute-as-a-button beaded lady bird is 4 inches long by 3 inches tall.
Meet the Artisans
Township Art is made across South Africa and Zimbabwe, Pieces in this category are made by a variety of artisans. The beaded animals are imported from South Africa but the artisans of Mhotsi Arts a co operative of twelve people,eight men and four women are situated in Chitungwiza,a township 15 kilometers south of Harare in Zimbabwe. The cooperative was formed in 2004 to enable market access to the North American market. During recent years daily life for the artisans has become more difficult as exporting from Zimbabwe has become a challenge leading the group to export from South Africa.
Other pieces come from The Bat Shop and Gugu Crafters in South Africa.
This fancy beaded cockatoo comes perched on a beaded branch. The piece measures 6 inches long, by 4 inches tall, by 3 inches wide. Meet the Artisans Township Art is...
This fancy beaded parrot comes perched on a beaded branch. This piece is is 6 inches long, by 4 inches tall, by 3 inches wide. Meet the Artisans Township Art...
This finely detailed beaded peacock is 6 inches long by 6 inches tall, and has a 9 inch tail span. Meet the Artisans Township Art is made across South Africa...
Handmade in South Africa from wire and small glass beads, this beaded frog is 4 inches long. Often referred to as township art these pieces are part of modern South...
This small beaded kangaroo is 6 inches tall, by 3 inches wide, including the tail. Meet the Artisans Township Art is made across South Africa and Zimbabwe, Pieces in this...