Coated in glossy black lacquer, Subin Tositarat's pair of decorative boxes feature a lively bamboo motif. Thai artisans hand carve the pair from mango wood, coating each box in several layers of lacquer before painting the bamboo with Impressionistic flair.
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.