Inspired by Balinese weaving traditions, this cuff bracelet is crafted of sterling silver and elaborated with woven motifs. Putu Gede Darmawan designs this mysterious accessory, embellishing the cuff's reverse side with patterned vine motifs.
He has been able to grow his workshop and offer now offers work to others. people. Putu has created a number of jobs for artisans in his community and has helped them achieve better lives.
Putu Gede Darmawan has received 8 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2300 and the most recent for $5000. Proceeds were used to purchase silver and natural gemstones.
This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
Putu has four children that he cares for.