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WHERE TO BUY THE FANTASTIC LOCAL CRAFTS - Olinda
WHERE TO BUY THE FANTASTIC LOCAL CRAFTS

"Eufrasio Barbosa" or better known as "Do Varadouro" market:handcrafts,antique shops,snack bars.
"Da Ribeira" market:handcrafts,antique shops.
"Sobrado Sete:handcrafts,antique shops.
The wood small neighbourhoods are made from "caja" tree.

Theme: Local Craft

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 15, 2002
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A PARADISE FOR LOCAL CRAFTS COLLECTORS - Olinda
A PARADISE FOR LOCAL CRAFTS COLLECTORS

Olinda has the highest concentration of artists and craftsmen in all Brazil.
Inspirate by the beauty of its views,enchanted by the magic of its mansions and commited to a history of creativity,craftsmen can be found in every corner,creating in most diversity styles and technics,wood,carving,painting,sculpting,silk screen printing,batik,printing on clothes,ceamics,woodcuts,masks and giant dolls.
Some work in the streets,some in their atteliers,in Olinda you breath arts wherever you go!

Theme: Local Craft

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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