Uzbek Straw Art

Straw is a popular natural material, which is widely used for furniture decoration and paintings. The craft goes from ancient time when people had a cult of white straw crops.  People believed that the grain has divine power and tried to use it for home decoration.

The artists first used multilayer composition, when each element has its own level and can be located on each other. So composition looks realistically. All elements are made the composition by burning method and this has never used before.

The main theme for souvenirs is traditions of Uzbek people, favorite heroes, and different folklore stories. Such kind of souvenir will be the best present from Uzbekistan. The area of straw work technologies is wide enough. The straw is used for panels, inlaid boxes, and heraldry.

Additional information

Dimensions 37.5 × 47.5 cm

Blue, Red, Yellow

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