Adding Value Community Based Crafts Production
Ganja La Simba Women's Group: After the first week workshop, women were asked to design and produce a product using their finest weaving skills and explain the usability and desirability of the artefact. This is a coconut sieve that has been adapted for further product development. The art and meaning of the brightly colored Kanga was also discussed as a form of visual communication.
D4D Fieldwork: A Participatory Design approach to product development implies learning & making together.
D4D Project Development: New visual identity created for the Tsongo women's group in collaboration with students of Design at The Ohio State University.
D4D Project Development: 2016 Poster launches the new visual identity, while connecting the women to a fund raising event at the annual Ngalawa Regatta.