We have created these sets of a variety of crafts and basketry from the islands we work with. Each piece has been chosen carefully to stack into our boxes so that we can send these to you at no shipping cost. These make wonderful gifts throughout the year.
All of the natural materials are carefully selected for age so they will not decay, the maker uses techniques handed down to her from her grandmothers and motifs are inspired by nature and the natural dyes come from local gardens. All of these items continue to have traditional use in the community.
Cupai benih small seed storage basket
Basketry with bamboo and a grass locally called senggang (Hornstedtia scyphifera), natural dyes. The beautiful and skillfully woven motif is tacu keling refers to traditional spoon made of wood used for serving rice. Made in Kalimantan, 2020
16 x 16 cm / 6.5 x 6.5 in
Snipi betelnut basket (Can be used to keep jewellery or treasures) Basketry with lontar palm (Borassus flabellifer), natural dyes. Made in Amarasi, Timor, 2019.
8 x 6 x 4 cm / 3 x 2.5 x 1.5 in
Koro Mama betelnut baskets (Can be used to keep jewellery or treasures) Basketry with lontar palm (Borassus flabellifer), natural dyes. Made in Amarasi, Timor, 2019.
14 x 10 x 7 cm / 5.5 x 4 x 3 in
All above items including shipping