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Olive Serving Set with Bone Handles 10 inch

This treasure's brought to you by Jedando Modern Handicrafts. Carving's a tradition in Kenya with the children learning the craft from their parents. Carved by hand using only rudimentary hand tools, olive wood bowls, salad serving sets, and animal-shaped napkin rings take shape from pieces of olive wood, mahogany, and mpingo, or "African Ebony."

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Artfully carved from a single piece of wild olive wood using simple hand tools, this rustic pair of wooden salad servers showcase the beautiful natural wood-grain, contrasted by handles featuring traditional batik African art. The server handles are from highly polished and sanitized cow bone, sourced from natural causes. 

Each piece is approximately 10-inches in length, and the handle is painted by hand. Due to the hand carved nature, actual size may vary by up to an inch.

  • Care: Hand wash only. Periodically treat wood with food-grade mineral oil or olive oil to maintain their beauty and luster.
  • 2- Piece Set

Product Features:

Because these are made by hand using rudimentary hand tools, no two are identical and variations are to be appreciated and enjoyed by the consumer.

  • Socially responsible product assortments that is empowering consumers to purchase according to their values and help alleviate poverty.
  • Fair Trade is so much more than a product assortment. It's about safe workplaces, fair wages + community investment for factory employees.
  • Package includes: 1 Set
  • Colors: Natural
  • Materials: Ethically handmade in Kenya from wood and bone 
  • Dimensions: 9 to 11 inches long; 2.5-inches to 3-inches wide

Story Behind the Art: 

The bone is "batiked" which is an age old art process used in Africa.  The patterns are applied by placing wax on the white bone and dipping the bone into a dark brown/black dye, resulting in the beautiful African mud cloth designs.

 


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Working with 100+ carvers in Machakos, Kenya, Jedando Handicrafts markets handicrafts primarily made of wood & bone worldwide. But Jedando's mission extends beyond gorgeous, high-quality homewares. They focus on educating local crafting partners about reforestation so raw materials can offer sustainable income for generations to come


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Olive wood bowls, salad serving sets & animal-shaped napkin rings are all hand carved — taking shape from pieces of olive wood, mahogany + mpingo, or "African Ebony." While wood carving provides the major income for many in the Machakos area, other craftspeople earn a living by enhancing the products, including painting napkin rings & carving discarded animal bone for handles of salad serving sets. Often the bone is "batiked" by placing wax on white bone & dipping the bone a dark brown/black dye, producing traditional and gorgeous African mud cloth patterns.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who Are Jedando Handicrafts?

Working with more than 100 individual carvers in Machakos, Kenya, Jedando Modern Handicrafts markets african handicrafts primarily made of wood and bone worldwide.

How Are Jedando Handicrafts Made?

Carving is a tradition in Kenya with the children learning the craft from their parents. Carved by hand using only rudimentary hand tools, olive wood bowls, salad serving sets, and animal-shaped napkin rings take shape from pieces of olive wood, mahogany, and mpingo, or "African Ebony".

How Does Jedando Handicrafts Give Back?

An integral part of the organization's function is to educate the craftspeople on the need for reforestation to enable the products to be available for years to come and offer a sustainable income for generations. While wood carving provides the major income for many in the Machakos area, other craftspeople earn a living by further enhancing the products including painting the napkin rings and carving discarded animal bone for the handles of salad serving sets. Often the bone is "batiked" by placing wax on the white bone and dipping the bone a dark brown/black dye, resulting in patterns African mud cloth designs.

How Much Will Shipping Cost?

Free delivery to the USA

This treasure ships free to the United States with package tracking included automatically.


We do not ship Jedando Handicrafts internationally at this time.

How Long Before My Order Ships?

Jedando Handicrafts ships 1-3 days (on average) after receiving orders

How Will My Jedando Handicrafts Get To Me?

Jedando Handicrafts ships their treasure in the continental USA via UPS, FEDEX or USPS. 

Will My Jedando Handicrafts Be Tracked?

Yes, all Jedando Handicrafts goods will be shipped with tracking automatically included.

How Long Before My Order Arrive?

Jedando Handicrafts ship within 1-3 days from their locations in the United States and generally delivery takes between 1-3 days after shipping. So you can expect delivery within 2-6 days after you place an order.

How Do You Offset Carbon?

We plant a tree with every item purchased on our store. Purchase 3 Acera Liven & we'll plant 3 trees — offsetting carbon from shipping by reforesting lands with native flora, not quick grow tree farms.


We do this with the help of Ecologi & The Eden Reforestation Project. They partner with villages committed to restoring their forests. Hiring and training local villagers to plant new trees.


They only plant native tree species. And the villages protect their new forests because they have a vested interest in them. See more here.

How Do Returns & Exchanges Work?

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• You're welcome to return or exchange any items in your order — open a return request within 15 days of delivery


• All returned items must be received in their original condition & packaging within 30 days of delivery


• We do not pay for return shipping if you have a change of heart


• We strongly advise returning your order with tracking as we can't be responsible for items that go missing before they reach us


• We will process all returns within 7 days of receiving them


• Hate waiting? Activate your exchange/store credit within 24hr after your return/refund is approved


• We do not accept returns/exchanges of sale items


• Original delivery costs are non-refundable


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