SOAPSTONE DOG, Fair-Trade Kenya, Global Crafts - Tiny (about 2 inches tall)

(No reviews yet) Write a Review


Fair-Trade. Hand carved and painted from soapstone in Western Kenya, these darling dogs are cute and colorful and while they aren't a perfect substitute for man's best friend, they will surely bring a smile to your face and brighten up the smallest spaces. Measures approximately 2-inches tall.

Choose from Blue, Black, Orange or Red. Painted Designs will vary. Each figure handcarved and unique. Photos represent the variety of types, designs and colors and may not be exactly what you receive.

Artisan: This Kenyan Soapstone is carved by the artists of SMOLArt a group of artists who live in the rural village of Tabaka, Kenya, the heart of soapstone crafts. The name, a shortened version of Small, Medium, and Large Artists, refers to the size of the soapstone products the artisans make, not their stature. Established in 1990, SMOLArt is a member of the WFTO, and as such assures that the artisans are paid a fair price for their work. In addition, the organization support community development by contributing to projects that improve living conditions, education, and health of their members and the village at large.