Woodcraft is very well known in Indonesia since centuries ago even it become element of Indonesian history. Having wide and far territory brings Indonesia in several types of woodcraft which can be uniquely to each region.
Woodcraft is just a skill, which works on wood to create useful and gorgeous woodworking. Woodwork may be such as for example sculpture, handicraft or carved furniture. Many regions in Indonesia are known as woodcraft producer such as for example in Java with furniture jepara which known as carved furniture producer or in Papua which known with Asmat sculpture that has primitive style.
A great many those are inspire woodcraft, such as for example art, culture, invasion from other country also religion spreading. Indonesia is abundant with history of acculturation, which may be seen, in its woodcraft throughout the country. Be aware for Jepara, Demak and other city in northern coastal area of Java, they've many inspiration from India, China or Middle East culture. It is happened at the time of the foreigner whose arrived at these cities harbor thus many merchant freighters is stop by as well as settle at there. As a result, Indonesian woodcraft is abundant with decoration style.
Indonesian woodcraft established fact in wide world which not only for its beauty for also its quality. Such as for instance gebyog; a normal wood carving usually place indoors to divided room from other, is made of highest quality of wood. It may made from teak and other wood like mahogany which great for craft and its price rather inexpensive than teak.
Thus, many forms of mahogany wood furniture offered available especially in ornamented classical style. So if you intend to decorate your property in classical style you may consider to Indonesian carved wood furniture.