Revised and extended edition of this beautiful guide to discover best Spanish artisan workshops.
Intended as a guide to travelling around Spain, this book brings together a carefully selected group of artisan workshops to reclaim craft´s influence in the world of design.
Handmade Spain is a guide of the best handicrafts in the country. It features an exclusive selection of 100 workshops and tells the stories they hide: A vase manufactured following the techniques from ancient Alhambra´s potters, how to make a bicycle fromrecycled pieces, or a hand embroidered shawl… This book is a journey to discover the finest of Spain’s cultural heritage though its arts and crafts: artisans, designers, small businesses, and centenary institutions that share their commitment to quality, to hand-made work and to the preservation of our cultural legacy.
Handmade Spain includes practical information on each workshop, but it also shows the manufacturing processes, the materials they use, the atmosphere in them, and all the small details that make these places unique.