Handcarved Soapstone Tree of Life Trinket / Dish
This item is hand carved from one piece of soapstone with a machete then wet-sanded smooth by the artists of Vaneal Self-Help Group in Kenya. Once the carving is finished, the item is dyed and etched with the finishing accent patterns. By purchasing this piece, you are partnering with these artisans in Kenya to create employment opportunities.
This item is intended for decorative use. While it is food-safe, getting it wet could damage the dye. This item would be ideal for holding change, jewelry or other small knick-knacks.