Costa Rican artisans Rigoberto y Carlos Conejo design and craft a catchall made of five different kinds of wood, creating a beautiful interplay of the different wood colors and grains. The tray is a leaf shape with a circular center.
- 7 H x 6 W x 1.2 D in
- 0.5 lbs
- Cedar wood, white teakwood, nazareno wood, zarzamora wood, laurel wood
- For decorative use only
- Not for use with foods
- Hand-crafted item -- color, woodgrain and/or motif may vary slightly
The artisan behind ...
"We strive to innovate in designs with meaning and that share a glimpse of Costa Rica's beauty. This is a source of pride for us."
"We've worked together since the 1980s. We grew up in an artisan family in a Costa Rican town known for its woodwork. This let us gain experience in our art.
"Our grandparents were well known for their woodwork and we've always been surrounded by beautiful artwork. My brother Carlos and I have focused on utilitarian designs for the home while we perfected our techniques.
"It was Carlos who started working on his own in a tiny workshop. It was really tough at first because the rent was very high. He worked hard and saved to buy a lot where he built a new workshop and, some time later, he invited me to join him there... read more