Strength, resistance and intensity. Three words that fit the Sardinian craftsmanship of wooden items perfectly.
Wood: the material favoured by shepherds who would carve and engrave items during the long hours spent watching over their flocks.
Today we have extraordinary creations for everyday use, such as bowls, chopping boards, cutlery, furniture and even decorative pieces and small sculptures. The craftsmanship of the richly detailed marriage chests is also extremely intriguing.
And let’s not forget about the famous carnival masks of the Mamuthones and the Boes, both beautiful and unsettling at the same time.