Artisan Highlight | Dorothy Kea
What do you do at Imani Collective?
I do hand stitching and cutting.
What drew you to work for this company?
The fair leadership among our leaders and the love among the artisans.
What is something you’ve done/you’re doing that makes you proud?
Being able to pay school fees for my kids and putting food on their table on a daily basis.
What is one of your favorite’s memories from last year?
Being able to celebrate my birthday.
What is your biggest pet-peeve?
People who walk super slow and stop all of a sudden.
What would we most likely find you doing over the weekend?
Doing people’s hair because I’m also a salonist/ hair stylist.
What’s the best advice you were ever given? Who was it from?
Use your time wisely while you are still young, so that your children's children can reap the benefit. I got the advice from my dad.
What is your favorite food?
Sea food platter.
Describe your ideal day:
Hanging with my kids. I usually take them out to their favorite places.
One last thing to live by,