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Expansion

September was an incredibly busy month for Puzzlebox! Expansion refers both to finding work outside of or main handicraft production, and finding markets outside of Mae Sot. Throughout the month the whole staff worked hard to finish a beautifully-designed and impeccably-painted giant board game for War Child Holland. The game will be played with children […]

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What’s new at Puzzlebox?

This month The Puzzlebox Art Studio began a new relationship with the NGO War Child, which has recently begun working in the refugee camps. In late June, artists Sein Sein Lin and John Khai completed a series of watercolors depicting the various steps in War Child’s new program to present to key members of the […]

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The growing season

The rain is out in full force, and our training programs and sales are blooming. Nan Thin shows students how to dye paper beads. In June and July, Puzzlebox began a new training program for the students from Good Morning School taught by junior artist Nan Thin. After attending our basic tailoring and doll-making course, […]

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