Palestine

Olive Wood Craftsman

Wood carpentry

Carpentry was found in many Palestinians towns, due to the importance of wood, of which most home furniture, agricultural tools, weaving tools, and wood...
Wool mizwada (haversack)

Textiles

Textiles have been known as a traditional craft in Palestine since the thirteenth century. They are of two types: Majdalawi textiles and the yarning...
Soap liquid spread in wooden frames and cut into cubes to get dry

Olive oil soap

Olive oil soap production is based in Nablus. The first recorded date of the craft is the tenth century, when soap was mentioned as...
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Mother of Pearl

Mother of pearl is a traditional handcraft mainly based in Bethlehem. It is believed that this handicraft was introduced by the Franciscan monks who...
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Glass Work

It is believed that Hebron became associated with glass several centuries ago, most probably thirteenth century. According to historical sources in the fourteenth century...
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Embroidery

Embroidery is one of the most famous handcrafts related to Palestine. It originates from the Cana’anite era about four thousands years ago. It is...
Craftsman painting ceramic tiles.

Ceramics

This craft was found in Jerusalem at the beginning of the Ottoman period, where tiles were made that covered the walls of the Dome...
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Basketry

Basketry is a famous handcraft in Palestinian villages. This ancient tradition is mostly carried out by women, who learn this from the older generation...