Kisii My Heart Paperweight
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A reminder that love lasts a long time, our beautiful heart paperweight is hand-carved by the artisans of the Muungana Artist Self-Help Group, which supports education, community development, and AIDS treatment efforts in Kenya.
Handmade by artisans who quarry their own Kisii soapstone, just as they have for thousands of years. The stone is carved with simple chisels and polished with sand and beeswax.
- Kisii stone
- 1.25" x 1.75" x 2" (3.2 x 4.4 5.1 cm)
- Handmade in & fairly traded from Kenya
Colors vary. Please allow us to choose one for you.
Price sticker may leave residue on product after removal.
Created to help women worldwide gain economic security for themselves and their families by earning fair wages for their handiwork, Global Girlfriend sources women-made, fair-trade imported, eco-friendly products. By supporting long-term partnerships with the artisans, it fosters equal employment opportunities, healthy and safe working conditions, technical assistance, and development strategies to help reduce poverty, one community at a time. Become a "Global Girlfriend" and help build a brighter future for girlfriends around the globe!
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- October 22, 2015
Liked the paperweight very much but the sticker left a residue and also created a faded spot on the stone.
- September 12, 2015
Beautiful Christmas gift for family members that collect stone hearts. I removed the sticker with a product called Goo Gone and it came off perfectly on the orange heart.
- August 13, 2015
I was very happy to receive a red heart.Also received an orange heart. Great for a present for a loved one. Very tactile!
- July 20, 2015
Got two of them now they work so well!!
- May 27, 2015
I love these hearts! I plan to buy more. My son is giving one to his girlfriend. Got the stickers off pretty good. Unique!