Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Saudi Arabia: Artisan Jeweler

A silversmith is on hand to demonstrate his talents at the annual festival of culture and heritage in Riyadh called Janadriyah.  Many artisans displayed their skills in such dying arts as basket weaving and woodworking. I published a post on my other blog with a slideshow of photos from this year's event, which was held in April.  CLICK HERE to see it.

1 comment:

  1. Hi Susie, I've just been catching up on your latest posts. Wow! I can see both the Jeddah markets and the Janadriyah Festival provide a fund of vibrant images. Watching artisans using age old skills is such a pleasure..long live tradition oui!

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