Exotic handicrafts are quite popular for its antiquity, as they are derived from rare wood, and this is something which makes Indian handicrafts most sought after. Red Sanderwood is used to create a very unique collection of idols, handicrafts, and other artefacts. This endangered species grows only in certain forest pockets of South India, especially Chittoor and Nellore districts of AP.
Red Sanders is considered a rare form of wood because this species of tree grows very slowly, sometimes taking decades to get the right thickness. 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.
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. Creating stunning artefacts from Red Sanders involves mastery by skilled craftsmen over many years. Only those who are skilled and possess the right expertise are involved in this exotic art that involves creating most priceless artefacts from this exotic wood. This wood is also used for making furniture, musical instruments, and sculptures. Red Sanders and its products are in great demand especially in China and Japan.
Red Sanderwood is used to create an exciting range of wooden decorative items created by highly skilled workers with great experience in the domain of handicrafts. Wooden box, wooden crafts, handcrafted jewelry boxes, wooden gift boxes, wooden trays, articles, and red sanderwood beads, divine idols, pooja items etc., are created with red sanders, reflecting a royal appearance.
Red Sanderwood handicrafts are known for their special appearance as well as elegance while the exquisite look reflects supreme artistic finesse. Wooden handicrafts are always considered a great element of decoration for living spaces, offices and home interiors. Various handicrafts created using Red Sanderwood is quite favorite among art collectors and customers from different parts of the world.
Some of the best quality artefacts are made, taking advantage of the useful properties of Red Sanderwood, which is a profitable industry in India. The uniqueness of Red Sanderwood products has made our country, a leading handicraft export destination in the world. Andhra Pradesh enjoys global reputation, with dense cover of Red sanders in the Seshachalam reserve forests of Tirupathi.