Cocktail Stick Box
$35.00|5 pieces set|Made in Venezuela
This little Cocktail Stick Box is from Taller Quigua, a workshop founded by Castañeda Brothers in Quibor, a small town in the Venezuelan state of Lara known for its beautiful woodwork. The town’s craftsmen are renowned as the best in the country, creating bespoke furniture and intricate carving from the colorful timbers indigenous to the area. The work of Quibor artisans has been exhibited in museums and galleries around the world, where both exotic woods and skillful work have served to inspire countless admirers.
Finely detailed and wonderfully ornate, this tasteful piece is the contemporary product of generations of expert practice, with the art of the trade being passed down through families.
Natural Wood Colors
H3.00 x W8.98 x L8.98 inches
Venezuela is in the tropical Northwest of South America, where the sprawling Amazon rainforest meets the azure waters of the Caribbean. This area boasts a wide range of unique woods, prized around the world in furniture and carvings. From the rich purple of Zapatero to the warm orange of Cartan, these unrivaled timbers form the palette from which local craftsmen practice their incredible art.
Venezuelan wooden craft has been exhibited in national and international museums and galleries. Many of them come from families of carpenters. Therefore, from a very young age, their relation with wood was practically intuitive.
Their training and refining in their technique and design came later, contributing to reinforcing the identity of the new Venezuelan handicraft. This Cocktail Stick Box comes from Taller Quigua founded by Castañeda brothers in Quibor. A small town in the state of Lara known for furniture and wood carvings. The best cabinetmakers of the country practice this craft with local colorful woods. The well-deserved fame of these artisans from Lara arises from the mixture of these tropical woods.
These pieces are made from hardwood which, due to molecular structure, is more susceptible to changes due to environmental humidity. We recommend to not locate this object near heat sources or exposed them into direct sunlight. Furthermore, keep smaller pieces in an enclosed space with low humidity during colder months to ensure the preservation of their natural qualities. Clean the product with a dry cloth and, if needed, specialist wax. Oils, silicone compounds and cleaning creams should be avoided.
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