Many of you are aware that our area has been besieged by horrific fires. They were not in our part of Sevier County, TN, however many of our dear friends have been affected. Some do not even know if their homes survived. We are praying for them. Our staff are all safe. We really appreciate your concerns. Please send prayers to this area as the community recovers from this awful tragedy. We are thankful that our homes and businesses are all safe.
Djembes & Other Drums
All carved from Tweenaboa Wood in Ghana. Shop built by our artists in TN.
Small & medium djembes and shells available. We now have full size too!
Djembes, Bougarabous, Kinkinis
All carved from Iroko Wood in Ivory Coast. Whole drums and shells available.
Shorty picked up several items today:
It with great sadness we have to announce that one of our best friends and accomplished drum builders has passed. Susan Iwaniw is at peace after a brief illness with cancer. DeerHawke Baker and Djembe Drums & Skins, Inc created djembe out of one of Susan Iwaniw's shells. It was purchased by Rob Reid of My Cauldron in West DeLand, FL). It will be the shop drum and will be passed around in a drumming memorial for her on Oct 15 at My Cauldron. the profit from the djembe will be donated to the hospice that was so helpful to both Susan and her sister. https://www.thehospicefoundation.org/
April of 1996
"The heart and soul of drumming is in me, and I want other people to have these drums at a reasonable price." - Shorty Palmer
Our hand carved drums and accessories come from Ivory Coast, Guinea, Ghana and other West African countries. All drums and skins are fully guaranteed and backed by Shorty's word.