The sizeable bottle gourd has long been grown and harvested by Kenya's Akamba people for everything from storing milk and honey to making musical instruments and ceremonial masks. The outside of this hollow vase-like gourd has been dried and intricately, painstakingly hand etched by area artisans into a ...
Worn in traditional Guatemalan dances, our long-beaked toucan mask celebrates the ancient Mayan art of wood carving. Each ready-to-hang piece is brightly, uniquely hand painted by artisans in Chichicastenango using techniques passed down through generations.
In Nepal, sheep's wool is used to make everything from clothing to handicrafts like this heartwarming artisanal decor. Our handcrafted string of felt hearts in bright hues features a loop at the top for hanging and culminates in a cheerfully tinkling bell at the bottom.