ECUADORIAN WOOD & NUT CARVING

Crafts for Sale

Luis Calderon

Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Luis Calderon is a fifth generation woodcarver from Rio Bamba, Ecuador. He began practicing his craft at a young age in his father and grandfather’s shop. In addition to creating traditional toys by hand using the skills he learned from his family and has perfected over the years, Luis is a skilled carver of miniatures using the tagua nut, which can be found in the Ecuadorian rainforest.