Wooden handicrafts have been rated as wonderful resources for decoration and pleasing interiors, for living spaces, offices and homes. Red Sandalwood in particular is considered a rare form of wood because this is a tree species that grows very slowly, sometimes even taking decades to get the right, desired thickness.
Why is Red Sandalwood Unique?
The properties of red sanders like deep red-color, sturdiness and the ability to resist harsh temperatures and humidity makes this wood, ideal for making handicrafts.
This endangered species grows only in certain forest pockets of South India, especially Chittoor and Nellore districts of Andhra Pradesh. Creating stunning artefacts from Red Sanders involves mastery by skilled craftsmen with the right expertise in creating most priceless artefacts from this exotic wood.
Red Sandalwood is used to create an exciting range of wooden decorative items created by highly skilled workers with great experience in the domain of handicrafts. Exotic handicrafts are quite popular for its antiquity, as they are derived from rare wood, and this is something which makes Indian handicrafts quite special.
The Handicraft items created through Red sanders enjoy great demand in the market. The antiquity of the material, including the traditional designs which are specially engraved on them makes it more popular. Red Sandalwood is used to create a very unique collection of idols, handicrafts, and other artefacts.
Many quality artefacts are made, leveraging the useful properties of Red Sandalwood. Wooden box, wooden crafts, handcrafted jewelry boxes, wooden gift boxes, wooden trays, articles, and red sandalwood beads, divine idols, pooja items etc., are created with red sanders, reflecting a royal appearance.
Red Sandalwood handicrafts are well-known for their special appearance and also elegance. Andhra Pradesh enjoys worldwide reputation, with dense cover of Red sanders in the Seshachalam forests of Rayalseema. Various handicrafts created using Red Sandalwood is quite popular among art collectors from different parts of the world. The uniqueness of products like those made ofRed Sandalwood makes India a well-known handicraft export destination all over. This wood is also used for making furniture, musical instruments, and sculptures.