The Process

The Kindcraft x In Clay Ceramics Collection

Collaboration:
THE KINDCRAFT x
InClay Studio Pottery

For our newest Maker Collaboration we worked with Jirawong Wongtrangan at InClay Studio Pottery in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Read the story about our process and shop the Milk White Collection of handmade ceramics....

SHOP: Milk White Ceramics

Shop our milk-white glaze collection that includes nesting bowls, the perfect mug, small spoons, and a tea pot set with two cups. This collection was made in collaboration between Thai ceramicist Jirawong Wongtrangan of InClay Studio and The Kindcraft's designer Lauren K. Lancy in Chiang Mai, Thailand. ...

London Craft Week 2016

Read about nine events that happened at London Craft Week 2016 including embroidery, psaligraphy, glass blowing, and a thought-provoking discussions among designers Hussein Chalayan and Alice Temperley about the role of craft and industry....

Maker Profile:
Sanjay Garg, Raw Mango

A minimalist aesthetic is emerging in India, and Sanjay Garg of Raw Mango is leading the way. On our recent visit to New Delhi we chatted with the designer about his handloom Chanderi silk saris, inspiration, and ethical business practices. ...

Introduction to
Indian Block Printing:
Anokhi Museum

The Kindcraft recently visited the Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing in Jaipur, India. Join us on a tour of the museum set inside of restored 16th century haveli mansion and meet the in-house artisans who demonstrated block carving and the printing process....

Weaving in the
Andes Mountains

Contributor Stephanie Amann spent several months learning about the weaving techniques and traditional dress of several communities in the Andes Mountains near Cusco, Peru....

Maker Profile:
‘Big’ of Bookoo Studio

The Kindcraft visited Nattawut Ruckprasit of Bookoo Studio at Baan Kang Wat artist village in Chiang Mai Thailand. Learn more about 'Big' and next month's 'Sawadee Craft' show....

Japanese Boro
Textiles at Sri Threads

Join The Kindcraft on a visit to Sri Threads textile gallery in Brooklyn, New York and learn about boro patchwork textiles sewn from nineteenth and early twentieth century rags and scraps of indigo-dyed cotton. ...

The Best of Handmade
at NY NOW

Meet The Kindcraft's top ten exhibitors from the handmade section of NY NOW - a home and lifestyle trade show held in New York City August 15 - 19, 2015....

Collaboration:
THE KINDCRAFT x
Studio Naenna
Textiles

In our first ever Maker Collaboration, THE KINDCRAFT brings you two small womenswear collections: the Indigo Collection and the Ikat Collection – made with handwoven, naturally dyed Thai textiles from Studio Naenna. Read the story of our collaboration here, and visit THE KINDCRAFT Shop....

Tais Weaving in
East Timor

Contributor Emily Lush made the journey to East Timor to visit Koperativa Lo’ud, one of the country’s growing number of grassroots craft cooperatives....

Garments of the Hong Yao

Learn about the traditional dress of the Hong Yao people in Guilin, China as contributed by Sharon Tsang....

The Process:
Raku

A group of Thai artist put on a workshop to share the process of making raku ceramics in Chiang Mai, Thailand....

Famjoy, Master Embroiderer

Come along on a journey to the border of Laos and China to meet Famjoy, a master embroider of the Yao Mien ethnic group....

Photofile:
A Tai Dam Village

The Tai Dam people of Northern Laos weave colorful textiles and traditionally wear black headdresses, giving them the name Black Tai....

The Process:
Hmong Batik

The Hmong people of Indochina are known for batik, a wax resist dye technique. Watch this video to learn more about how these indigo dyed textiles are created....