Total loan: $2,850

Jose Antonio

Lima, Lima, Peru / Arts

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A loan helped to invest in a bulk purchase of plywood and MDF.

Jose Antonio's story

Jose Antonio is an artisan from Peru who specializes in leather and wood furniture. He has been selling through NOVICA since 2000. His family and he have created carved wooden furniture with tooled leather for several generations. "My family and I proudly follow the traditions, incorporating contemporary teachings and designs to face new challenges. Our creations are totally handmade with love and quality."

Jose Antonio has applied for a 2,850 USD loan through Kiva's field partner Novica to invest in a bulk purchase of plywood and MDF: "With this loan I will acquire the materials I need to build up my inventory and create a new collection of pieces. Thanks to all of you who help keep us going."

Use the link below to view Jose Antonio's leather and wood furniture on the NOVICA site: