Description: My grown daughter and I traveled through war torn Northern Uganda looking for ways for the local people to improve their income. SHea but trees grow everywhere, and the nuts are a source of Shea butter, a prize component of many cosmetics. Now Beadforlife hhas 800 women making a good income exporint 100 tons of Shea Butter to the U.S
When we visited this woman's mother in their home, I was struck with the beam of light on her son, who seemed lost in prayer. The vague floral images in the periphery are the women's skirts, lost in the darkness.