Wood pendant necklace, "Swan Kiss"
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India's Chander Kant presents this beautiful necklace. Carved by hand from kadam wood, swans exchange a kiss. Lacy jali cutout motifs surround the gentle birds.
- 9 grams
- 0.32 oz
- Necklace: 64 cm L x 0.3 cm W
- Necklace: 25" L x 0.1" W
- Pendant: 5 cm L x 4.4 cm W x 0.5 cm D
- Pendant: 2" L x 1.7" W x 0.2" D
Chander's family members have been carvers for generations. He grew up watching his father, uncle and other relatives carve but it is his grandfather who taught him. His family has a small workshop that produces wood jewelry and other carvings using chisels and traditional hand tools. Chander regularly conducts workshops and other educational training sessions for thousands of artisans from all over India. He is dedicated to preserving wood carving and other traditional Indian arts. He is a prominently recognized artisan and has received numerous awards.
Chander provides for his two children and is determined to give them every opportunity to succeed in life.
Chander Kant has received a $1200 microcredit loan with 0% interest.
Chander provides for the education of his two children.
This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.