Leaf-Shaped Ceramic Platter from Bali, "Banana Vibes"
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Handcrafted of ceramic, this platter will add a tropical vibe to your kitchen or dining room. Putu Oka Mahendra from Bali designs the platter, crafted to resemble a banana leaf and given a glazed green finish.
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.