ARTISTS AND ARTISANS
We who make crafts at the JWDC have found inspiration from our culture to make a range of unique products, such as toy goats with the handprints seen on village goats, dolls who represent goddess Laxmi, and stuffed elephants, an animal that we consider auspicious.
SUPPORT TEAM & ADVISORS
We hire a manager, administrative staff and two guards from Janakpur to help run the activities of the center. We have two foreign advisors, American Claire Burkert who helped found the JWDC starting in 1988, and Australian Susie Vickery, designer and textile advisor.The support team and advisors
Founder | Advisor
Advisor | Designer and Textile Specialist