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Picasso String Doll

Picasso String Doll

Kamibashi

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Each of these cute string dolls have a "super power". Picasso's super power is to help you be prolific in every period of your life. Clip him onto your backpack or keyring with the attached clasp as a daily reminder of the power of art.

  • String doll is 2 - 3 in (5 - 7.6 cm) long, not including key ring
  • Key ring and lobster claw clasp attached
  • Fabric tag describing the dolls "super power"
  • Handmade in Thailand
  • Fair Trade
  • Appropriate for ages six and up due to small parts

 

  • Product type: String Doll
  • Shipping Weight: 0.19 lb (3.0 oz; 85 g)
  • SKU010003122

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All Products | Fair Trade | Fun & Creative | Gifts Under $25 | Kamibashi | Pablo Picasso | Toys
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Pablo Picasso

About the Artist

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973), the influential 20th-century artist from Spain, revolutionized modern art through his visionary creativity and groundbreaking contributions. From his early prodigious talent to his co-founding of Cubism, Picasso's diverse body of work, including paintings, sculptures, and ceramics, continues to inspire artists worldwide.

Pablo Picasso in the Chrysler Museum
Kamibashi founders Kristen and Chris Daniels, with Pupperoo

About the Provider

Kamibashi

Kamibashi (paper bridge in Japanese) is the happy result of an English teaching career in Japan that put owners Kristen and Chris Daniels in direct contact with talented young Asian artists. Relocating back to the United States in 2003, the pair founded Kamibashi string dolls.

String doll artists are based in small villages in the mountains outside of Chiang Mai in northern Thailand. Crafting String Dolls is the main occupation for most of the artisans, which means a reliable income and improved living standards for their families and communities in their economically developing regions. When they are not making string dolls, many of the workers spend time taking care of their families and tending to their vegetable gardens for self-sufficiency. Some have other jobs such as sewing or working in shops and restaurants. 

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