Sung Thi Tanh, a batik artisan, Pa Co commune

Sung Thi Tanh, a batik artisan, Pa Co commune

Spinning silk thread prior to weaving

Spinning silk thread prior to weaving

Nguyen Ngoc Anh, a fabric artisan with Craft Link

Nguyen Ngoc Anh, a fabric artisan with Craft Link

The art of hand painting ceramics

The art of hand painting ceramics

Craft Link

Vietnam

Craft Link assists three types of artisan groups in northern Vietnam: traditional craft producers to retain their skills passed down over generations; ethnic minorities located in mountainous regions to retain their cultural skills; and artisans with disabilities, including those affected by Agent Orange.