Sharing... was born by happenstance - the lust for travel and discovery.
Katia connected with 3 amazing women - Ngawang, Yangzom and Sangmo who were arrested in their monastary in Lhassa, (Tibet) for taking part in a peaceful demonstration against Chinese occupation of Tibetan women.
The nuns were part of the group of “The 14 Singing Nuns from the Drapchi prison.”
Using the finest of semi & precious stones these ex-political prisoners use the japanese technique of micro-macrame threading. A craft - delicate - yet - oh so MAS FUERTE.
Stones from Left to Right > Aquamarine, Strawberry Quartz, Zyrcon, Honey Quartz, Carnelian, Onyz Vert
Length - 10.5 inches