The Ancient Art of Amate – How It’s Made

The Ancient Art of Amate – How It’s Made

Read Time: 2 min. Preserving the ancient Artisan traditions of her ancestors, Maribel and her husband, Jorge, create beautiful amate art from the bark of local trees that grow near their village in Mexico. How It’s Made Choosing the Best Tree Bark “Amate...
Discover the Ancient Aztec Art of Amate Paper

Discover the Ancient Aztec Art of Amate Paper

Read Time: 2 min. Preserving the ancient Artisan traditions of her ancestors, Maribel and her husband, Jorge, create beautiful amate art from the bark of local trees that grow near their village in Mexico. Traditional Amate Art The traditional amate art they create...
Santosh’s Story of Hope in India

Santosh’s Story of Hope in India

Read Time: 1 min. Discovering Her Passion I’m Santosh. I live in India with my husband, his parents and my two sons. We live in harmony with our community and try our best to help and support each other. I learned my Artisan skills from my neighbor after I saw some of...
Clivia’s Story of Hope in Haiti

Clivia’s Story of Hope in Haiti

Read Time: 1 min. New Opportunities I come from a small family and was raised in one of the most dangerous areas in Port-au-Prince. My sister taught me my Artisan skills. She was working in this workshop and asked the Artisan leaders if I could work there too. I...