Handcrafted Green Ceramic Leaf Motif Vase from Bali, "Frangipani Leaves"
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Nature's extravagant beauty inspires this vase by Putu Oka Mahendra. He works in ceramic to detail the leaves that escort frangipani blossoms. They reveal his exquisite artistry as they rise and give shape to the artisan's handcrafted design.
Putu Oka Mahendra has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1300 and the most recent for $1100. Proceeds were used to invest in hiring more artisans from his community to increase production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.