Hand Crafted Wood Walking Stick, "Determination"
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Reaching ever upward, people strive for the top. Eric Danquah carves an extraordinarily detailed walking stick. Its airy, open design is topped by a ring. Danquah names the piece Masi Nkete, a phrase in the Akan language meaning "I am determined."
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.