A beautiful way to serve your favorite cheeses, appetizers and small bites, these wooden planks are crafted from white wood with delightful designs burned into them. Proudly made in Iraq from locally sourced wood, these boards feature an oval handle for easy transport from the kitchen to the table.
Certified Fair Trade by the Fair Trade Federation & handcrafted by an Iraqi artisan seeking to build a better life for her or his family.
The small plank measures 7" W x 14" H (17.8 x 35.5 cm) and the large measures 9" W x 14" H (23 x 35.5 cm). Each design is etched in by hand.
Mumtaz Noh 61 years old and lives in Mosul. Introduced to pyrography, or wood burning, as a young child, Mumtaz has been using the craft as a hobby for decades. With Prosperity Catalyst’s training, Mumtaz now can transform the hobby into a source of reliable income.
“For the first time, I found an organization interested in handicrafts and helping its beneficiaries to develop their businesses, and this encouraged me to develop my work further.” -Mumtaz Noh