ecuador-wonders.com/taguarte.html Taguarte captures another in the facets of the jewel that is Ecuador. Not all artists offer paintings, rather their original and unique creations using the many raw materials that abound in Ecuador.
From the closing of a button factory, the tagua, also known as vegetable ivory, was rescued by Patricia Morales Celi. Her first efforts creating pieces for herself, soon led to friends and acquaintances clamoring for their own, giving birth to what is now known as Taguarte! Visit her website at taguarte.com.