Sewing with Nancy Nancy's Corner - Poppi Dolls
Elizabeth Schell talks with Nancy via Skype about the poppis, the African doll project. Details
Program: Sewing with Nancy
Episode: Nancy's Corner - Poppi Dolls
In South Africa the skill of sewing shweshwe poppis-the African term for dolls--benefits both children and doll makers. Elizabeth Schell talks with Nancy via Skype about the poppis project. These cute little dolls are made with 100% cotton shweshwe discharge print fabrics from South Africa. The dolls are based on children's drawings at a malnutrition and rehabilitation preschool in Zola, Soweto.
Premiere Date: 12/11/2011
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-G