1/20
FB_IMG_1558037421935.jpg
rock art
FOR THE
 CULTURE
FB_IMG_1559551787446.jpg
Screenshot_20211206-184226_Gallery.jpg
20170422_182908_1496636756155.jpg
Spirit Led. Ancestor Approved

accessorize 

YOUR LIFE IN ART​​

Here at SANKOFA ARTS, we encourage you to journey back to the land from which we came through a variety of visually stunning and purposefully designed adornments. Each piece is carefully crafted to be a “reminder” of royalty from our past as well as the royalty of our future.

SANKOFA ARTS bridges the gap between ancestral excellence and present day ART. Let our adornments be the first to welcome you BACK HOME.

  • Facebook Basic Black
  • Black Instagram Icon

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Sankofa

(n.) (phr.) 

“go back and fetch it”; we must look back to the past so that we may understand how we became what we are, and move forward to a better future. 

FEATURED LINES

wear dope
shit always

CUSTOM STYLE MADE JUST FOR YOU

We make customized jewelry and leather goods for your unique style. Click button below for more details
20190427_144709.png

TRIBAL COUTURE – a blend of polymer clay and other mediums inspired by the incomparable tribes of many different countries of Africa.  Tribal Couture is what happens when pride and worship meets art.  Represent the diaspora with these culturally unique pieces.  

To play, press and hold the enter key. To stop, release the enter key.

press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom

AFRO-STEAMPUNK - nuts and bolts and gears, oh my! Afro-steampunk is an array of

re-purposed findings, mechanisms and tiny bits used to enhance and create beautifully African inspired adornments. Whether it’s, resin, clay, copper or steel, Afro-Steampunk is your modern connection to the past.  

To play, press and hold the enter key. To stop, release the enter key.

press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom

DRUM TONGUE Leatherworks – Learn the history of the “talking drums” through this adaptation and tribute to our native languages. Drum Tongue leatherworks uses 100% genuine leather to create a plethora of necklaces, cuffs, rings and more. Follow in the footsteps of our ancestors by using “hides” to adorn the body, just as they did with the drums that taught us our tongue.​ 

To play, press and hold the enter key. To stop, release the enter key.

press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom