The work is exquisite---and I was so surprised --it was bigger than I had expected. Instead of placing it on a table I'm going to exhibit it on the wall.
I love and collect baskets and this has become my all-time favorite. the craftsmanship is wonderful - so much talent and passion is easy to see. I read Alida's story which led me to order this and a bag - I will be ordering more of her amazing pieces.
"Many of the women of the Rio Tahuano basin knew how to weave baskets, bags, hammocks, fans and more. They realized that the baskets could be sold to help improve their quality of life."
Handwoven Natural Fiber Basket from Lombok Island, "Lombok Beauty"
Decorative Rattan Basket Handmade in Ghana, "Mother's Love"
Reed basket, "Natural Beauty"