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Artisan

Unique and Handmade


Nothing speaks slow making like handcrafted goods. These small batch and one-of-a-kind creations preserve tradition and showcase culture.  Artisans are experts of their craft, and their products are never mass-produced. Often, makers will use local resources and alternative materials to reduce environmental impact and exhaustion of limited resources.

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IN THE SPOTLIGHT

  • colojyafeatureThe Cojolya Association of Maya Women Weavers is a nonprofit assoiction on the shores of Guatemala’s Lake Atitlan. For 30 years Cojoya has been dedicated to preserving the ancient Mayan art of backstrap-loom weaving as a viable economic enterprise. Learn more…
  • BalakataBalakata arises from the combination of design with the recovery of ancient techniques. It is a return to handmade things, quality products that last a lifetime. Enjoy the pure materials, their textures and imperfections of handwork, which enhance the beauty of each piece. Learn more…

BENEFITS

handmade
one-of-a-kind
preserves tradition
showcases culture

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