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Kenya's Kamba People Carve Out Special Niche for Themselves


The Akamba Handicraft Industry Cooperative is well know for its carvings throughout Kenya and other parts of the world. Members' carvings have delighted tourists and other customers since the cooperative's inception in the late 1960s. Thousands of carvers produce vivid images of animals, masks, bowls and other objects. Cathy Majtenyi recently visited the cooperative's workshops in the coastal town of Mombasa.

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