The ASEPHI INACRAFT Award

The ASEPHI “INACRAFT Award” will be granted only to handicrafts produced from one or a combination of natural materials and the products submitted are taken from the products display by exhibitors of INACRAFT chosen by the Judges (jury) and the same opportunity to all exhibitors to submit by their own based on terms and conditions. Following is a list of some of the natural materials from which products can be made. This list is provided as a guide for producers and is by no means exhaustive:

  • TEXTILES (e.g. cotton, silk, linen)
  • NATURAL FIBRES (e.g. bamboo, vetiver, grass, rattan
  • CERAMICS (e.g. clay, earthenware, pottery, stoneware, porcelain)
  • WOOD (including paper and lacquer ware)
  • METAL (e.g. silver, gold, bronze, iron, pewter)
  • STONES (e.g. precious, semi-precious, jades)
  • OTHERS MATERIALS not included in the above. They are two sub-categories:
    • Other Natural Resources (e.g. animal hide, shell, horn, bone, etc)
    • Composite Materials (e.g. Acrylic Glass, Polycarbonate, etc)
    • RECYCLE AND OR UPCYCLE