Classic Freshwater Pearl Jewelry Set
Handmade by Thai artisans at The Well, this jewelry set features tunning pink freshwater pearls combined with silver-toned circles and Japanese thread. men. Through The Well, Thai women rescued from prostitution and situations of exploitation find a new way of life. They find hope and a sense of purpose again while making beautiful jewelry. Necklace measures 50 inches long. Each earring measures 2 inches long.
About this Artisan
The talent and tranquility of The Well artisans belie their astoundingly difficult backgrounds: one was sold into prostitution by her family as a small child; several were teenage bar workers; and another was a single mom with no resources. They have discovered their own innate talents through careful training in Thai arts, and The Well has given them a sense of hope and a positive vision for their futures. Today, these women have dreams of opening their own businesses; becoming doctors, nurses, lawyers, and teachers; and sending their children to school.