TIMESMALAYSIA, MALANG – Some talented hands in Malang trying to polish bamboo root into a wonderful craft. They carve the bamboo root into beautiful statues such as figurines and some animals. The bamboo root carving has had lots of loyal customers.
They has even distributed it to foreign countries such as Holland, New Zealand, France, Dubai, and USA. Surprisingly, most of the workers are ex prisoners. The price range of every statue could be so varied starting from IDR 35 K to millions rupiah.