Four CHH members toured Singapore, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand and shared their experiences at the May 17 meeting. Tracy Kaestner, Laura Viada, Connie Elliott and DeeDee Woodbury spent 2 weeks touring silk textile studios, as well as eating local food and touring the cultural heritage sites, such as Ankgor Wat. They shared the following links as a handout.
Artisans Angkor www.artisansdangkor.com
Senteurs d’Angkor www.wenteursdangkor.com
Apsara Dance Theater www.angkorvillage.com
IKTT Institue for Khmer Traditional Textiles. www.iktt.esprit-libre.org/en
Ock Pop tok meaning East meets West www.ockpoptok.com
Thailand, Chiang Mia
Patricia Cheeseman www.studio–naenna.com