Artisan Santu | Ajmer, India
Meet Anchal artisan Santu and discover the impact your purchase has made in her life and the life of her family. Santu hand stitches her name onto the tag of every fair trade product she makes, connecting you directly to her story. Read her inspiring story below, and learn about her journey to empowerment.
Children: 2 sons- a 20 year old and an 18 year old
Financial Goals: To become financially literate so that she is able to participate in the big financial decisions currently made by her husband.
Proud of: Purchasing a refrigerator for her home and a gold anklet for her new daughter in law
Favorite Design: The Quilts
“I learned about the extraction of natural colors from nature. I feel very grateful to have had this experience and receiving the certificate.”
“My favorite workshops are when Colleen Madam comes to India. I like learning new things and working alongside all of the artisans together.”
"I want my children to learn, they shouldn't be illiterate like me"
“We leave the stress of our families at home. Here we are free to earn money and enjoy each other’s company”
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