Job Definition

  • preparing wood, straw, rattan, reeds, stone, shells, or similar materials
  • carving floral and artistic designs on wooden surfaces for decorative purposes
  • painting free hand decorative designs on glass and pottery or porcelain ware
  • carving, assembling, weaving, painting and decorating various articles for personal or household use such as salad bowls, serving-spoons, cutting-boards, trays, vases, jugs, baskets, straw hats, straw mats and similar objects
  • carving, assembling, weaving and painting various decorative articles such as statues and other sculptures, chess pieces, jewellery, and similar objects
  • making wicker furniture from rattan, reeds, rushes, willow branches and similar materials
  • making various kinds of baskets by interlacing osier, rattan, reeds, rushes or similar materials
  • forming bottom of basket by interlacing strips of rattan, wood veneer or other material with framework of rods of material such as willow
  • inserting rods around edge of bottom between woven sections of bottom and bending them upright to serve as framework for sides
  • selecting and preparing brush materials, such as bristles, nylon, fibres and wire, and setting them in brush base
  • fastening brush base to broom handles

    Educational level

    • Skilled