Hand Carved Wood Sculpture, "I Am Thinking"
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Me Redwen – "I am thinking" in Akan – is the name Eric Danquah gives this dramatic sculpture. Strong diagonal line reveals an abstract figure engaged in deep thought. Danquah discovers surprising contours and open spaces in African sese wood in a celebration of the power of the mind.
Eric Danquah has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1000 and the most recent for $800. Proceeds were used to purchase wood as well as sandpaper, polish and wood stain for increased production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.