VietNamNet Bridge – The Festival for Vietnamese Craft Villages 2010 opened at 29/3 Park in the central city of Da Nang on May 19, introducing unique products of 60 craft villages throughout the country.
Apart from displaying their products in over 100 stalls, craftsmen will also perform their skills in making brocade, pottery, woodblock, and casting bronze drums.
The festival, the second so far, is a chance to honor traditional craft villages, which have existed for centuries.
Some products exhibited at the festival:
A wood painting from the Central Highlands
Paper-made flowers from the central city of
Pottery items made by Cham artisans from Ninh Thuan.
A painting made by cajuput barks from Kien Giang province
Terra-cotta statues from the central province of Quang
Bamboo-made products from the central province of Quang
Source: Dan Tri