Conservation and development of Traditional wicker handicrafts by product design concept

  • Pharitporn Kawkamsue School of Architecture and Design, Walailak University Nakhon Si Thammarat 80160, Thailand
Keywords: arts and crafts, wicker products, design guidelines, development


The article presents the development guideline for wicker handicraft products to suit the present. By searching for information that related; the meaning of folk arts and crafts, characteristics and values, the concept of developing from the relevant experts, the current consumer trends and the handicrafts products that presented during the last five years are from 2012 to 2017. To analyze, identify, compare relationships and present them as a guideline for the development of wicker handicraft products. It was found that the variety of target groups and media made possible to present the development of wicker handicraft products in various image as follows: 1) Presentation on the conservation of handicraft and wickerwork 2) Presentation on the continuation of handicraft artwork. 3) Presentation of products that apply handicraft wisdom into new products. 4) Presentation of products that compiled idea and redesign


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How to Cite
Kawkamsue, P. (2019). Conservation and development of Traditional wicker handicrafts by product design concept. Asian Journal of Arts and Culture, 19(2), 68-96. Retrieved from
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