Sankofa – encouragement greeting card

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Sankofa – encouragement greeting card

Encouragement card inspired by the Adinkra symbol, Sankofa: take wisdom from the past to remake your future; grow from mistakes; look to the past for guidance, yet always move forward.


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  • Blank card with typographic and ideographic design based on the Adinkra concept of Sankofa: Past Wisdom, Present Action.

    Meaning printed on the back of the card:

    (Adinkra Ideographic Symbol)

    We are not doomed by our mistakes. 
    We have the capacity to revisit the past and extract knowledge and wisdom that we need to remake the future.

    Past Wisdom,
    Present Action.

  • AfriMod Studio Project

  • Adinkra Redesign

    View the entire product range of this studio project →

    AfriMod take on seven Adinkra ideographic symbols. An Adinkra redesign project that resulted in fresh minimalist reinterpretations.

    Adinkra are ideographic symbols or pictograms that flourished in ancient Ghanian textiles and gold weights designs. These symbols represented concise concepts, sayings, or proverbs that express traditional wisdoms of the Akan (Asante) people.

  • Specs

  • Folded Cards

    Our cards are printed on high quality, FSC certified paper and use a matte or uncoated paper. White sealable envelope included for each card.


    Standard Card (5x7 inches)

    Card Type

    Blank Cards, Inspirational Cards
  • Shipping + Returns

    • Custom made especially for you. Fabricated and ships from USA.
    • Ready to ship in 2-10 business days
    Shipping Rates
    USA Free!
    Canada $12 - flat rate for 6 cards or more
    World $19 - flat rate for 6 cards or more


    Item is custom made for you and cannot be returned. We cannot re-stock or re-sell the item. However, if you receive a flawed or damaged order, we are always willing to remake and replace it.

    Return Policy | Shipping Policy