I am Noella Alexander and I live in the southwestern village of Laborie in St Lucia. I am a member of the Anse Kawet Crafters, a cluster of the St Lucia Network of Rural Women Producers (SLNRWP). I serve as Secretary/Treasurer to the group.
I am the Vice President of SLNRWP, a position I have held for 2 years. I also served as Treasurer from 2013 to 2015.
Apart from my regular job as Manager of Papel Craft Centre, I am engaged in the production of a number of crafts such as cake decorating, basketry, sewing, tie dye, jewellery, soap making, pottery, needlework, crochet, knitting, macramé to name a few. My craft items are sold at Anse Kawet Crafters shop at Papel Craft Centre.
I recently attained Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ) Level 1- Arts & Crafts and Level 2- Jewellery Production (Seeds).