The people of Ghana and the Cote d’Ivoire live close to the earth; their ceremonial body ornamentation evokes organic origins – leaf, vine, water, thatch. After working with Crossroads Africa, I came home and grabbed a hammer. All that’s gold does not necessarily glitter.
 
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© 2001 Caroline Ballou
Fine Jewelry Made in the U.S.A.