Reverse Painted Coasters

Handmade in Peru6110830

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An elegant gift for a gracious host. Handcrafted in the workshop of Edmundo Contreras. In reverse glass painting, painting is done on the back of glass. Details are painted first, then larger color areas, and finally a background color. Reverse painting requires great care and skill, as the visual “surface” is painted first then layered over, so errors cannot be corrected. The art has an ancient history dating the Middle Ages.

  • Reverse painted glass, composite wood
  • 4SQ inches
  • Handcrafted in Peru

UPC Code: 732919473254

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AllpaAllpa is named for a Quechua Indian word that means "earth." Allpa is a Peruvian craft trading company providing marketing assistance to artisan groups and family workshops throughout Peru. In addition, Allpa provides technical help, product development advice, skills training, tools and appropriate equipment to artisans. Read more.

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