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Ever Stand Lacquerware Workshop

Wet Kyi Inn Village, Bagan, Myanmar
+95 61 60 214
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The process is amazing and the time it takes to get a finished product is unbelievable. I was... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
IndySig
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Indy
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Vacation

Some of the best lacquer wear I have seen. The quality is excellent and the prices are VERY... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Perry H
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San Diego, California
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10 Dec 2017
“Vacation ”
2 Jul 2017
“Interesting Lacquerware Experience”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Wet Kyi Inn Village, Bagan, Myanmar
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+95 61 60 214
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The process is amazing and the time it takes to get a finished product is unbelievable. I was really intrigued by all of the hand work and detail of the artists but some of them were so young and I have concerns about the fumes...More

Thank IndySig
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Some of the best lacquer wear I have seen. The quality is excellent and the prices are VERY reasonable. It's fun to watch the craftsman design and create these pieces on site. The only down side is their shipping prices are totally ridicules . So...More

Thank Perry H
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

It is interesting to see how lacquerware is produced in this workshop. The shop is air conditioned and there is no pressure to buy. The assistants will answer your questions but there is no sales pressure. The quality seems good though I am not an...More

1  Thank KeeponKrusing
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

From an untrained eye the quality of the products were very nice. They had many different styles and type of products from bowls to trays. They have one shelf which sells defects for a cheaper price. Outside you can see the craftsmen working. You can...More

Thank FLORENCE C
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

It's cool place.Lacquerware Artists are creating beautiful Burmese Lacquerware.Photos are allowed to take and you can see very closer what they're doing.They will also explain about the process and brief history of Burmese lacquerware.You can't miss it if you are Bagan, Myanmar.

Thank Nanda W
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

In today's electronic and mass-produced world, it is a wonder to see the painstaking handiwork that goes into the art of traditional lacquerware. Baskets are first woven by hand and then painted with lacquer resin. Then designs are carved carefully by hand. This place is...More

5  Thank NLSBoston
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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

If you are in Bagan,Myanmar , I highly recommended that you should go and see how they make their traditional hand made lacquerwares. It's been existing more than 1000 years old techniques.Bagan, the center of myanmar lacquerware still making the real handmade lacquerwares based on...More

Thank Nanda W
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Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

This is definitely one of the most expensive shops all around, but the quality seems very good. We went twice, first time we had a nice explanation in their workshop, but didn't buy anything. Second time, our toddler freely rearranged the display of their items...More

1  Thank Monika B
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Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

I'm on a small group tour and we had an organised stop at this little place. The owner gave a great presentation of the history and process of creating the pieces. He was very friendly and spoke excellent english. Highly recommended. Not sure if you...More

3  Thank Mandy M
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

We stopped in to look at the shop and the owner's son took us out back to see how lacquerware is made. I had no idea how much work is involved in the process! Truly an art form that my husband and I have gained...More

2  Thank Claudia R
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