Here're I'll realize my dream idea - to have a gallery of items from Koh Phangan best jewelry artists and craftmasters.
silver with natural shapes from juan, chile
Going sent by one of web-community member, I was looking craft-shop of Juan for few days until we'd met in Cookies coffee shop in Sritthanu - they has a nice latte & mango cheese-cake. The silver technique Juan use looks amazing & original, with natural shapes and forms its reminds Japanese Zen-style mixed with other traditions. We ordered him to make serie of very special gifts of nature - even more than just "nature" - as Jupiter Himself telling in story its a Tears of gracious God - Rudrakshas - as a unique gifts for our Kalos Fund members and nominees. Together with that mission Juan also has wide collection of gemstones and other rare & beautiful pieces from nature what he use in work. Sadly, in a few days he's leaving the island to continue his beautiful path of Life.
Gemstones in indean traditional clay'n silver from carlos, peru
I met Carlos years ago by lucky chance - it was too late for their couple tio stay elsewhere, except of main-street guesthouse, which we run that time. First impression when I saw his works was so strong, that I asked to buy all their stock, what Carlos had at that time with him.I didn't want to sell them - nobody wants. Its a wonderful present for anybody. Good that some items from that purchase still me me - after the years.
This service is seasonal and run under patronage of non-for-profit Charity Fund. Full info about our chocolate course posted here. Don't miss your chance to learn more about benefits of organic cacao, taste the fresh chocolate from unique beans of Thai cacao trees, see how you can make the chocolate at the house using simple home appliances, and even to plant your own tree of cacao.
parts of choco-event - "old & new stories about cacao"
Few well-known fast letters about the cacao:
tree of cacao - grow your tree!
Cacao trees needs clear water & natural shadow from other trees - actual for nowadays farming, which enemy now is mono-culture, slowly killing the soil. Travelling around the country we already planted young cacao sprouts here on Koh Phangan, Hua Hin and going to plant more of them everywhere we go.
how to get CACAO BEANS ready for chocolate
Cacao is a delicate culture, so lots of things should be done by farmers before you'll enjoy the chocolate.
ways to get, recipes and home appliances for your own best chocolate
Most tasty part of the event includes new & classic recipes: