Box Hand Painted Medium (Assorted Designs) - Bolivia
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*Assorted Designs, it is strongly recommended that you either contact or visit the store prior to ordering to ensure that you will be satisfied with the colours and designs*
These hand painted wooden boxes are made from sustainably harvested wood and are painted with bright and beautiful animal and forest themes. These young artists that make these boxes are trained in the skill of painting and produce these exquisite boxes in their village workshops. This craft provides them with a living while also encouraging them to be part of their villages and communities. Boxes come in three sizes and make great utility boxes for keys, art supplies or other items.
7.5cm high x 12cm wide x 9.5cm deep
Arte Campo / CIDAC - Artisan Profile
Arte Campo is an association of 12 artisan cooperatives from villages throughout the Santa Cruz region of Bolivia representing about 1,200 artisan producers. Each group has its workshop in its village, where members develop their craft and teach young artists. The objective is to strengthen communities by creating profitable work within the village, which also reduces migration to cities.