History of Baskets

Evidence tells us that humans have been making and using baskets for as long as we can trace, making basket weaving one of the oldest art forms kn...

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Opening of our retail store!

It’s official – the Grand Opening of our new retail store is Saturday, October 20th! Stop by between 11am and 3pm to enjoy refreshments and get a...

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Sites and Sounds

I woke up with the sounds of someone playing drums above my head. I felt disoriented, not remembering which region and house I had slept in that n...

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Greetings from Ghana

After finally getting over a flu or something that came with a cough, cold and aches, I am up and about again. Yesterday (January 25), I made the ...

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Boy in jersey

By the end of my trips to Africa, invariably someone in the communities I visit getslogged in my heart and mind. On my January 2010 trip to Mali, ...

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New Bicycle Baskets

Thank you for your interest in our new asungtaba bicycle baskets. We are expecting a new shipment by September 3rd. if you would like to reserve o...

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History of Drums

Djembe Drums: A brief History The djembe is a skin-covered hand drum that is a traditional instrument of the people of West Africa.  Typically mad...

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