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Products with a mysterious black extract from our gardenia tree symbolize wealth and power.
- The Sagittarius symbol is considered to be the most inspiring symbol of the Zodiac symbols, with the power of the god, the supreme thinking of an intellectual. - La Sonmai artisans have carefully researched and selected every detail to bring out the most glorious beauty of this zodiac, starting from a special material: eggshell. - The work is not only a symbol of Sagittarius but also a complete lacquer painting, an independent work of art for those who love the beauty of wisdom and perseverance.
- 100% handicraft product. - Each of our products is the result of a time-honored handmade process. It takes us 15 – 20 days and goes through 15 stages to complete one product. - Special materials such as real 24k gold and silver leaves, eggshells, seashells.
1.Traditional handicraft product
Lacquer was popularized and later perfected in Asia countries such as India, China, Korea and Japan. Lacquer technique has been developing and modernizing through many years and contributed to the world of fine art.
2. A time-honored handmade process
Each of our products is the result of a time-honored handmade process. It takes us 15 – 20 days and goes through 15 stages to complete one product. Not all products are successful in the first place, but many have failed to get a good product. Each case has 12 layers of lacquer, which make them durable, even in dry and cold weather. They are made to last!
3. Natural lacquer (resin from lacquer tree)
Despite industrial materials to produce lacquer, La Sonmai artisans committed to using tradition of harvesting lacquer which dates back more than twenty centuries. Obtaining the lacquer and crafting lacquer ware is a process that requires knowledge, patience, ingenuity and foresight, whose result is a valuable and durable material to make delicate products.
4. Special materials
The final product must be pleasing to the eye and not lack in quality of design. To create different aspects and colors in one design, the artisans use special materials such as real gold and silver leafs, eggshells. These materials, with process of crafting lacquer ware, will highlight its beauty and glossy on the base of lacquer ware, which makes each product an artistic and unique painting.