Since 30 years Valentina Hoyos creates beautiful items woven from plants. Simplicity and refinement are choices that reveal a way of being in the world, of respecting and taking care of the planet. Read the story..
The vine baskets are made by the indigenous in the Colombian jungle who use them for fishing, hunting or tidyng. The making of is long, there is a part of the work that is done by men ( finding the liana, cutting and transporting) and the other part is done by women (drying, hulling & weaving). Simplicity and refinement are the characteristics for these baskets.