The Terracotta Mug is hand thrown by traditional ceramic artisans in Nepal. This 12 oz mug will be your go-to for a morning cuppa, a nighttime tea, a moment alone curled up with a book or at the table sharing a drink, catching up with friends. Beautifully designed with a lovely feel, the top half in earthy brown tones, a subtle drip in blue glaze with a natural terracotta unglazed bottom. Aaaaahhhh.
- Materials: Terracotta
- Measures: 4"D, holds 12 oz
- Colors: Terracotta, rust
- Care: Dishwasher and microwave safe
Sana Hastakala, which means "small handicraft" in Nepali, is a nongovernmental, nonprofit export organization based in Kathmandu. Sana Hastakala works to preserve the rich artistic skill and traditions of Nepali artisans, and provides additional training and marketing assistance to artisans. Eighty percent of the artisans are women; most artisans are uneducated. Sana Hastakala strives to increase its export sales so that additional disadvantaged artisans can improve their economic and social conditions. Profit from sales is used for producer development programs, staff welfare and organizational strengthening.Sana Hastakala was established in 1989 as a retail shop to help market the handicrafts of producers, mainly women operating on a small scale, usually from their homes.