Kenya “My favorite part of my work is seeing the beautiful and unique pieces that are made from raw materials that have being considered waste to the environment for a long time. Now they are a source of income for many households.”
Veronicah, 33, has worked in the handicraft industry for over ten years. She is from Siaya County, Kenya, and started working as an artisan as a way to earn money. Gradually, she developed a passion for the artisan work that she was doing. Veronicah works with cow and camel bone, cow horn, wood, and brass.
Veronicah is proud of the career choice that she made and loves what she does. She is proud of the unique creations that she is able to make from simple materials and is inspired by the appreciation she receives for her creation.