Ketut Parwati, who specializes in intricate wire work, designs this adorable chicken statuette with a bright cock's comb. The Balinese artisan hand crafts the statuette from wrought iron, painting its features silvery black with red and golden accents.
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.