Displaying beautiful veins, bubbly beads of cream-colored agate nestle together. Ghanaian artisan Rachel Armah creates these dangle earrings, swinging from hooks of brass. A petite bauxite stone accentuates each earring at the bottom.
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.