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    A photos postcard from Swoon and a backers-only video update from the build.

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    Ra Ra Rattle

    Tiny celebration machine! One rattle from Haiti's unparalleled month-long celebration, know as Ra Ra. 

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    Carved Stone Heart

    Carved stone heart. Cut from the soft stones that are uniquely found along the riverbeds of Cormiers.

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    Hand-Made Hat

    Hand cut, hand stitched, and wildly fashionable. One artist-made cardboard hat. Also a Ra Ra celebration special.  

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    Earrings

    One pair of earrings. Collaboration between designer Corinne Loperfido, and Swoon. Choose from one of two of Swoon's iconic cut-out designs. Materials: Laser-cut plexi. Color: Red.

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    Crocheted Clothing

    Designed and created by young designer Getchniada Falestine. Just 16 years old, this girl is on fire. Participate in this budding career by selecting a skirt, dress, shorts or undies, in one of her designs. Each item is unique, so there will be some surprises.

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    Wooden Comb

    Hand carved wooden hair comb. Designed by Swoon, this piece incorporates some of the architectural details designed for the second home created with Konbit Shelter and the residents of Cormiers. Carved by Vixon Lapointe, artist, wood carver, and Klub Obzvetwa teacher.

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    Embroidery (Pennant)

    Hand embroidered wall pennant, designed by Swoon, and embroidered by Mirta Louis Marc. Materials, fabric, sequins, embroidery beads, thread, carved hanging stick. Signed.

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    Stone Plate

    Hand carved stone plate, incorporating Swoon's sun and fish tails design, interpreted by stone carer Emmanuel Occilus. Signed.

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    Embroidery (Snake)

    Hand embroidered by Louisana Pierre Louis, limited edition, signed wall hanging, designed by Swoon. 

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    Stone Sculpture

    Hand carved river stone relief sculpture. Local master sculptor Johnny Louis, interprets Swoon’s designs in this limited edition, signed stone wall hanging.

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    Swoon: Edline Silkscreen

    Swoon's portrait of Edline, one of the girls we work with in the Klub Obsevatwa after school program in Haiti. 13 color silskcreen print on archival Coventry Rag paper. Signed by Swoon in an edition of 250. WILL SHIP FOR XMAS.

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    Erzulie Fréda, Carved Wooden Relief

    Carved Wooden Relief. Legendary Haitian sculptor E. Boncy, and Swoon team up to create a collaborative relief sculpture based on Erzulie Fréda, lwa of love.

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    3 Artist Studio Tour

    Caledonia Curry and the Heliotrope Team take you on a tour of three of our favorite Brooklyn-based artist's studios. Get a firsthand look at the creative process in Zaria Forman and Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's studios. Also features some fun Brooklyn food treats. (Third participating artist TBA).

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    Trip to Haiti

    Visit Cormiers! During the spring build, you will be welcomed to visit Cormiers. The Konbit team will show you the ropes on the build site, take you to see local artists workshops, you will visit each of the 3 Konbit structures, be shown around to other local sights, get your feet wet in the river, and even guest teach an after school class if that suits your fancy. (Logistics will be taken care of, travel expenses not included.)

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    Stone sculpture collaboration

    Carved stone mother and child sculpture with cut paper finishing and details. Local stone carver Johnny Louis, and Swoon collaborate to create a unique sculpture on the classic theme of mother and child.

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