Craft is where environment meets culture, with the potential to preserve both simultaneously.
That's our aim.
Yupukari Crafters was born in 2005 with the initial construction of Caiman House, and blossomed in 2007 when the Guest House was built.
Every brick began with fetching sand and Rupununi River mud; every piece of furniture with selecting the tree.
Our side tables and coffee tables are traditional baskets set on "moonwood" frames; our bedsteads are hammock-weaving by local women, our shutters are plaited reeds fetched from nearby marshes...