Striped candle holder – K05


Kenyan tea light candle holder

The smooth, cool surface of the soapstone provides the perfect backdrop for the flickering flame of in this beautiful candle holder. Whether you’re creating a cozy ambiance for a quiet evening at home or setting the mood for a special occasion, this coloured candle holder adds a touch of African elegance to any space.

Not only does this handmade creation serve as a functional and beautiful addition to your decor, but it also tells a story. By bringing this candle holder into your home, you are supporting the talent and tradition of Kenyan artisans, contributing to the preservation of their unique craft.

Measurement: approx. 11 cm x 6 cm
Weight: 500 to 600 g
Colours: sea green, ochre and pink

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Kenyan tea light candle holder

Kisii stone is a soft soapstone mined in the mines around Tabaka in the western Kenyan province of Kisii. A number of artists make all kinds of sculptures from it in a variety of colours, shapes and sizes.
The men mine the stone and make the final shape with chisels and files. The women polish all the products by working them with water and sand and make the paintings. Finally, the products are rubbed with oil to make the colour stand out.

Main colours: sea green, ochre and pink