Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

Thanh Ha pottery village is located on the banks of the Thu Bon River in the city of Hoi An, Quang Nam province

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

Legend has it that in the beginning of the 16th century, artisans from Thanh Hoa province settled in Hoi An and established the village. They did their traditional craft and handed it down through the generations 

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

The locals use clay on the Thu Bon river to make pottery

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

Over the past five centuries, locals in the ancient pottery village of Thanh Ha have kept their traditional method of making pottery - hand made and wheel thrown

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

The village’s products have been exported to Japan, China and Spain 

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

Thanh Ha pottery products are not enamelled and heated by a traditional wood kiln so they have different beautiful colours of yellow, red, red brick, brown, pink and black

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

The craft has been listed as national intangible cultural heritage 

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

The craft has been listed as national intangible cultural heritage

 
Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

The craft has been listed as national intangible cultural heritage 

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour
 

The craft has been listed as national intangible cultural heritage

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

The craft has been listed as national intangible cultural heritage 

Thanh Ha potter making village,travel news,Vietnam guide,Vietnam tour

A foreigner tries to make a pottery product 

VNA

Artisan long for preserving Huong Canh pottery craft

Artisan long for preserving Huong Canh pottery craft

Vinh Phuc province retains its 300-year-old pottery craft village of Huong Canh. The trade’s development is largely attributed to Nguyen Hong Quang, a local craftsman.

Bat Trang pottery village

Bat Trang pottery village

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