Handmade Floral Cotton Blend Coasters from Peru, "Lively Flowers"
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Working with cotton blend fabric in the traditional arpillera patchwork technique, Peruvian artisan Leonor Quispe creates this lively set of four coasters. Flowers in pink, fuchsia, red, and orange are crafted by hand to decorate this beautiful set.
- 40 grams
- 1.41 oz
- Each (4): 11 cm H x 11 cm W x 0.3 cm D
- Each (4): 4.3" H x 4.3" W x 0.1" D
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Leonor Quispe has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $600 and the most recent for $750.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.