Wetlands Wonder Wall Hanging
Jute is a plant fiber that is often used to make rope or burlap, but can also be dyed and fashioned into a wide variety of products. This wall hanging handmade by artists at Sasha Exports in India, is dyed in shades of blue and woven to create a serene scene of a bird standing in grasses of the wetlands.
Sasha Exports empowers socially and economically marginalized artisans to run their businesses independently, and to build their livelihoods.
Details + Dimensions
36" x 24"
Meet the Maker
Sasha Exports is a nonprofit marketing outlet for many small member cooperatives of Sasha Association for Craft Producers. Sasha offers design services, and training in business skill development and other management principles. Sasha empowers artisans to run their businesses independently, building livelihoods for socially and economically marginalized producers. The wide range of crafts and textiles offered by Sasha draws on tradition, retaining cultural context, yet making products contemporary for present-day living. Sasha also hopes to revive a wide variety of dying handicraft traditions. For many artisans, handicraft production is their main source of income.