This project started as a mother and child support group. In order to start generating income the women were taught paper mâche skills. After some time the Makhulu Bookmark product was developed.
The product is sold in a number of outlets in Sedgefield, Knysna, Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Yum Yum hot boxes
This is a win-win project providing sewing skills and an income for a few women. The Yum Yum Slow Cooker is a simple, yet effective produt consisting of two polystyrene-filled bags, that enable food to be cooked with minimal fuel, safely.
A recipe book has also been produced to help customers benefit fully from their Yum Yum Slow Cooker.
Mosaic art tourism project
- Interactive Mosaic workshops
- Ongoing monitoring of crafters in training
- Income generation through product development and commisions