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 seed basket
Basketry with bamboo and a grass locally called senggang (Hornstedtia scyphifera), natural dyes. This basket is skillfully woven with a motif sandung refers to a shrine that houses the spirit of the ancestors. Made in Kalimantan, 2020
16 x 15 cm / 6.5 x 6 in
Sidu Baku storage basket (Great for putting fruit in on a table. Wash by hand and dry in sun) Basketry with lontar palm (Borassus flabellifer). Made in Lembata,2019
32 x 14 cm / 12.5 x 5.5 in
24 x 23 cm / 9.5 x 9 in
Kelekar Senedek Basketry with lontar palm (Borassus flabellifer). This basket can be used as a platter fpr fruit as a decoration for your table (Wash by hand and dry in sun) Made in Lembata, 2019
35 x 8 cm / 14 x 3 in
32 x 8 cm / 12.5 x 3 in
Kalai string bag (great for carrying water bottle or fruit)
Basketry with fig tree (Ficus benjamina) bark.
Made in Boti, Timor, 2018
48 x 12 cm / 19 x 4.5 in
All above items including shipping
Textiles and Their Culture: Adonara Island | Bali Island | Flores Island | Java Island | Kalimantan Island | Lembata Island | Savu & Rai Jua Islands | Sulawesi Island | Sumba Island | Timor Island
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