I specifically design my cat-themed jewelry for all the feline aficionados,' Roy Vindas says. The Costa Rican artisan handcrafts these sterling silver button earrings of cats with their interest piqued, their tails alert.
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.