DOI: 10.17265/2159-5836/2016.05.007
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Emmanuel Kodwo Amissah, Bernard Asumeng Amoako, Osuanyi Quaicoo Essel

Abstract: The study sought to investigate the historical background of the traditional handmade embroidery technique, the production process, and its changing trends amongst the Asantes of Ghana. Interview and observation were used in collecting the needed data at selected craft centres in the Kwabre East District, Ejisu-Juaben municipality, Kumasi sub-metro and metropolitan in the Ashanti region of Ghana. The study employed both descriptive and experimental research methods based on the qualitative research approach. I…

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