Mifuko artisans - Esther

Esther is the oldest basket weaver in her group. She is 74 years old and has 6 children. She enjoys doing little chores, like sweeping her homestead. Her favorite color is purple, and she loves it because of it is a royal and attractive color. Her favorite meal is chapatti: rice, cabbage, carrots and tomatoes. Esther’s role model is one of her daughters, who is a teacher in a local secondary school and her name is Jacinta. Esther's best personal quality is love. Her family and friends love her caring and wise nature and character.

• Born in 1944

• Family: Six children