A huge, radiant flower bursts from the center of this wood relief panel Ketut Sudantara. Carved from suar wood, it is painted with colorful acrylic combined with shimmering gilt, creating a stunning metallic finish. The Balinese artisan surrounds the flower with a simple frame in shimmering gold tone.
Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.