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Monkey Apples dry in the sun at Terra Boma Farm, South Africa

January 2, 2009

The monkey apples that were picked in South Africa during August last year are now drying in the sun at the Worx of Africa Farm Terra Boma. The drying is the first part of the process in the hand decoration of the seed pods to make the beautiful decorations. http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/monkey-apples Kenneth works at the farm […]

The Sausage Tree

December 21, 2008

Worx of Africa process and hand decorate monkey apples and baobab seeds to make stunning end products which can be displayed in bowls. The baobab pods and monkey apples are all fairly and ethically traded and are a totally natural African product. The Sausage Tree, Kigelia Africana also has an unusual seed pod .  It […]

Great New Book Available on the web site!

October 25, 2008

Do Not Take This Road to El Karama This book is now available from Kendrick Imports exculsively in the UK.  It is a great book and definitely worth a read.  Why not put it on your Christmas present list, or just buy it for yourself! http://www.kendrickimports.com The writer of this great book, Chris Harvie, owns […]

Ethnic African Hand-crafted Tableware

October 5, 2008

Hot Metal Tableware This range of hand-crafted tableware is stainless steel with handle designs in pewter, copper and brass. The range is ethically and fairly traded and is available in several matching designs. Spade servers are £15.50 each http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/hot-metal-tableware/spade-servers cake lifters also £15.50 each http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/hot-metal-tableware/cake-lifter salad servers £24 per pair http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/hot-metal-tableware/salad-servers sugar spoons £9.75 http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/hot-metal-tableware/sugar-spoon […]

Kendrick Imports leave Mpumalanga… for now

September 2, 2008

Mpumalanga means place where the sun rises. It is a province in the East of South Africa and is the home of the brands Rogue, Bug Geroff and Worx of Africa. Here in “the place where the sun rises” strong boots, a wide brimmed hat and effective insect repellent are all essentials. All of these […]

The “People of Africa” at Worx of Africa

August 18, 2008

The “People of Africa” at Worx of Africa Worx of Africa hand-craft a range of fairly traded gifts. They include Monkey Apple seed pods which are collected, dried and then hand decorated. Monkey Apples which are made in to T-lights. Pewter, brass and copper tableware in an amazing variety of styles. Stylish pewter, brass and […]