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Traditional Handicrafts from Asturias

Date : 2011-03-28 14:33:40

DescriptionTradition and innovation for world-famous and renowned products Asturias is a region rich in traditions, but it bets on innovation as a driving force in the development of handicrafts. Asturian handicrafts are being rediscovered because they use traditional techniques and raw materials so they contribute to establish the rural population, their centenary traditions and their cultural heritage. They also demand low energy consumption, they do not damage the environment, and they complement other agricultural, fishing or tourist activities. Traditional handicrafts promote creativity and generate a high added-value that allows them to be a profitable business. ...

Name of InstitutionTraditional Handicrafts from Asturias

Author(s) NameGiulia Macola

Added/Updated byGiulia Macola

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