Zulu Ilalla Basket weavers

A review of the profitability of the Ilalla Basket weavers The research into the Ilalla Palm basket weaving by Kevin Mansfield and Dr Myles Mander of the Institute of Natural Resources, found the following interesting […]


Cooperative production in Bali

A few years ago I visited Bali in Indonesia to see their artisans in action. What I saw was a highly creative and organized industry in what I like to refer to as “Factories under […]


Ikat Weavers of Bali

In my list of Craft Wonders of the World, the Ikat weavers of Bali, must be on the top of my list. The initial cotton or silk thread is spun on a simple hand-made spinning […]