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Batik Travel Bag from Ghana

Batik Travel Bag from Ghana

Regular price $17.50 Sale

Made from recycled 100% cotton scraps of hand-batiked fabric, this functional travel pouch has two pockets with zipper closures. The pouch is 5.5 inches tall by 9 inches wide at the top, narrowing to 6.25 inches wide at the base. It is 3 inches deep. Recycled flour sack lining. Please allow for variations is pattern and color. 

Global Mamas creates hand-crafted accessories, apparel, decor, and skin care items using traditional techniques, maintaining local artisanal skills. Each product is full of life and love, and is crafted with the utmost quality. The producers in the Global Mamas network have worked together for over a decade in Ghana, West Africa developing products that resonate with consumers all over the world, and in-turn have created prosperity for themselves and their families.

RPCV Kristin Johnson and her counterpart in Ghana RPCV Renae Adam started Global Mamas in 2003 as a way to continue working with women in Ghana.  They were the recipients of the Sargent Shriver Award for Distinguished Humanitarian Service from the National Peace Corps Association in 2014.