Artisan Origins: Kisumu, Kenya
Minimalist bracelet with hammered textures. Meant to be worn loosely on wrist or higher up on the forearm.
Fully made from upcycled brass in Kenya.
S: Diameter 6.1cm.
M: Diameter 6.5cm.
L: Diameter: 6.7cm.
Brass tarnishes with oxidation and exposure to moisture.
To polish your artisan's craft, use a wedge of lemon, and polish along the surface with a small cotton towel.
The JANO Bracelet is handcrafted by the artisan Ojiko from the Kenyan port town of Kisumu.
Having picked up the art of jewelry making in 2006 from a local apprenticeship in Nairobi, Ojiko’s biggest dream is to teach others to create jewelry that would, in turn, help his local community.
Learn more about Ojiko and other Kenyan artisans here.