Hailing from the hills of Northern California, I am spending the 2009-10 school year in the hills of West Africa! I am looking forward to reporting back all my adventures to you lovely folks who have nothing better to do :) I miss you all, especially a certain few...you know who you are.
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Showing us how to make adinkra cloth - 3They make stamps for the ink out of gourds. All of these are symbols representing various things such as faithfulness, or humility, or safety, or leadership, etc.
Showing us how to make adinkra cloth - 4It was a lot harder than it looks, hence my facial expression! I made a scarf/runner that symbolizes safety and security in the home. All the fabric hanging in the background was made right there on that table!