Almbowl making near Wat Saket

In Bangkok located near one of the entrances to Wat Saket, you can see craftsmen engrossed in making almsbound- forming the shape in the steel bowl by knocking as well as putting on the finishing touches. There is a website stated there called Almsbowl is used by a monk for morning almsround. Early in [...]

Inside a ceramic and pottery making factory in Thailand

Here is a short video that I’ve taken from a factory located somewhere in Bangkok. If you ask me know, I have no idea how to go there. I only know that we got on a tour boat at Parkkred Pier and the boatman made a few stops along different piers and one of them [...]

Lampang ลำปาง is well known for its ceramic wares and crafts

Lampang is known for its ceramic wares. Most of the ceramics used in many places in Thailand as well as some parts of the world are actually made in Lampang. Once a year, Lampang would held its annual ceramic fair which is usually held towards the end of the year. During that time, ceramic suppliers [...]

Inside a Buddha statue workshop

Thailand produces some of the most magnificent Buddha statues that I’ve ever seen. The craftsmanship is truly excellent. I’ve been fortunate enough to be able to visit a place that we can see how Buddha statues are being made. The place is located in Northern Thailand A lot of work has to be done. Example, the Buddha [...]