october 2006 - is a website established to promote African art, crafts, artists and craftsmen. The site includes work by and concise information about a small number of artists and artist organisations. It also boasts an on-line shop where primarily hand-crafted products can be purchased.

African craft, 1-10-2006

It also has links to numerous other websites, especially shops offering African arts and crafts. The other categories on the site need more work: under 'museums', for example, a list of only nine sites is found.

The site is illustrated with many photos and a slide show. The various menus make the site a bit confusing, but because it is so small, visitors cannot really lose their way. Interesting is the fact that the site not only offers information about African art, but also invites visitors to make their own. The 'education' se