Handmade Crafts in Honduras

Valle de ángeles - HondurasI have posted this great video, that describes some of the most typical handmade crafts in Honduras, and where you can find them. There is a great variety of handmade crafts such as hard-carved wooden boxes, woven chairs, indigenous pottery, jewelry and hammocks in Honduras and each city has its own special selection. This video explores some of the options of where you can find authentic and quality crafts in Honduras.
Valle de Ángeles, a small town located near Tegucigalpa, is known for its leather, carved wooden boxes, weavings and clay roosters. The distinctive pottery made by the indigenous Lenca people is a unique option – one that is only made in Honduras. And Bay Islands, recognized for their handmade jewelry and hammocks.

2 comments for “Handmade Crafts in Honduras

  1. 10/11/2012 at 1:53 pm

    I have a wooden storage box I am looking for an approximate value. It is approximately 2 feet tall by three feet long and 2 feet wide. It is carved with the word Honduras in the front and has a face on each side. Please inform me where to locate any boxes of this nature.

    Yhank you.

  2. 10/16/2012 at 3:52 am

    Hi Kenneth, perhaps you can find information about these boxes in honduras.net. Hope that helps!

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