Naa Densua Tordzro

Pan African Arts Scotland

Naa Densua (Cecilia) Tordzro is Ghanaian, a fashion designer, dressmaker and African (Ga) music composer and singer with knowledge and research interest in ancient West African Adinkra symbols that were printed on traditional fabrics.

As a designer and African textile artist, she has spent time researching the value of African textiles culture of the Ghanaian living in the diaspora. She is also looking at how African textiles and clothing is interpreted when worn or used by people other than Africans. Naa Densua has created numerous items of clothing for wear, in Ghana and Scotland. She currently has a gown entitle ‘Obaa Sima’ Virtuous Woman on display at Kelvingrove Museum and Arts Gallery.