Hand embroidered heart, made in South Africa by a women's association
Hand embroidered heart, made in South Africa by a women's association
Hand embroidered heart, made in South Africa by a women's association
Cape Town. Photo Fiona Cameron
Ntsapo, artisan chez Heartworks.

Shadow Flowers, embroidered cushion

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$46.00
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$46.00
Hand embroidered heart, made in South Africa by a women's association

Shadow Flowers, embroidered cushion

$46.00

Shadow Flowers, embroidered cushion

$46.00
Colour: Shadow Flowers

 

Product :  illustrations of daily life and nature on textile. Each piece is like a small painting. A one of a kind, hand embroidered heart shaped cushion made by skilled artisans in South Africa. 

Appliqué hand embroidered onto thick untreated cotton. Backed with blue cotton. 

H 20cm x L 15cm 

Creator:  Heartworks was founded in Cape Town in 2005 as a springboard for a group of marginalised women (many of whom have HIV).  The organisation help train the women in fine embroidery. United by their talent within Heartworks, these women, from South Africa, Congo and Zambia, are artists. Each of their works is a unique collection worthy piece, and the women refer to their work as  "haute couture" creations. The group now involves more than 30 women, enabling them to generate a decent income and acquire the confidence to move forward in their lives. 

In detail : Cotton cushion. H 20cm x L 15cm

100% hand made. Cotton & linen.

Gentle hand wash. 

 

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