Handmade of Kazakhstan handicraftsmen in great demand among foreign guests of the EXPO
The things from felt, a tree and leather with national color created by the Kazakhstan masters are in great demand, BNews.kz reported citing a media center of capital mayor office.
Felt, wooden and leather products, and also jewelry from stones and silver are in the greatest demand among foreign tourists, the principal of capital center of crafts Roza Zhusupova told the correspondent of a media center of Astana mayor office.
According to the art critic, during the EXPO in Nurzhol Boulevard scarfs from silk can be acquired on average for 4 thousand tenges, the bracelet from natural stones costs about 5 thousand tenge. In total in the boulevard ten tents in which about forty handicraftsmen from all country sell the products are located.
At a fair of handicraftsmen not only the Kazakh national products, but also applied art of the people of Central Asia are provided. Often the masters sell things from the Kyrgyz felt, Rishtan ceramics of Uzbekistan.
"Practically all handicraftsmen are members of public fund "Dala Arulary — Women of the Steppe", and we are a guarantor of the fact that it is really the masters doing, making all the hands, working in a creative format," R. Zhusupova explained.