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Terengganu : East Coast Region Of Peninsular Malaysia - Tourist Attraction and Destination Guide
 
  Welcome
  Getting There
  Getting Around
 
  Terengganu Map 1
  Terengganu Map 2
  Kuala Terengganu Map
 
  Visit Terengganu
  Discover Terengganu
  The Ultimate Destination
 
  Unique Homestays
  Local Delicacy
 
ARTS & CULTURE
  Traditional Games & Pastimes
  Traditional Music & Dance
   
HISTORY & HERITAGE
  Terengganu History
  The 19th Century
  The 20th Century
  The Age Of Commerce
 
  The Inscribed Stone
 
  Traditional Boat Building
  Malay Exotic Wooden
  Royal Treasures
  The Chinese Village
  Others
   
HANDICRAFTS
  Malay Handicrafts
  Batik, Songket & Silk
  Brassware & Wood Carving
  Mengkuang & Pandanus Weaving
  Keris (Blade) Making
  Rattan & Bamboo Product
  Traditional Wau / Kite Making
   
PLACES OF INTEREST
 
  Must Visit Places
 
ISLANDS HOLIDAYS
  Islands Of Terengganu
  Pulau Perhentian Island
  Pulau Lang Tengah Island
  Pulau Redang Island
  Pulau Bidong Island
  Pulau Kapas & Gemia Island
  Pulau Tenggol Island
 
  Beach Holidays
  Recreational Forest
 
TASIK KENYIR (LAKE)
  General Info
  Herbs Park & Kelah Sanctuary
  Adventure Nature
  Tanjong Mentong (Taman Negara)
  Houseboat Holidays
 
  Getting There
  Map
   
KUALA TERENGGANU
  Around The City
  Islamic Civilization Park
  Batu Burok Beach
  Chendering
  The Museum
  Sungai Terengganu River Cruise
   
MARANG
  Overview
   
DUNGUN
  Overview
  Chemerong Waterfall
  Rantau Abang (Turtle Nesting)
   
KEMAMAN
  Overview
   
HULU TERENGGANU
  Overview
  Ajil Pheasant Park
  Berang River Safari
  Sekayu Waterfall (Must Visit)
   
SETIU
  Overview
   
KUALA BESUT
  Overview
  Lata Belatan Recreational Forest
  Lata Berangin & La Hot Springs
  Lata Tembakah Waterfall
 
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TERENGGANU - EAST COAST REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA
HANDICRAFTS - Malay Handicrafts
 
 

Terengganu Craft - The finest and high quality craft product in Malaysia.

 

You will find all kind of textiles and accessories, wood crafts, ceramic and clayware, crafts made of precious or common metals and of superb workmanship.

 

Malaysia especially in Terengganu state, boasts a delightful variety of traditional hand-crafted objects. Choices range from priceless authentic antiques to modern hand-made crafts so exquisite that they are in fact heritage-inspired objects d'art. Just name the craft and there are locally available items of the type, as Malaysia hosts every aspect of craft heritage in Asia. They can be wearable materials or functional household items to purely eye-pleasing decor objects.

 

You will find all kinds of textiles and accessories, wood crafts, ceramic and clayware, crafts made of precious or common metals and of superb workmanship. There are also artistic weavings or simply lovely paintings and artworks that are joy to behold. Best of all, they are of excellent comparative value and well worth acquiring.

 

Terengganu boosts a delightful diversity of traditional handcrafted objects. Be it using traditional or modern tools, the crafts objects d'art. Terengganu has all types of crafts an heritage in Malaysia. This represents the identity of the country as a whole.  It is the originality and the craftsmanship of a legacy brought alive by the creativity, of locals who have created works of art genuine motifs, designs and concepts of local floras and Islamic influences that gives it an identity of its own.  The crafts of Terengganu include wearable materials. Functional household items and purely eye-pleasing decor objects.  From textiles, accessories, woodcrafts, metal crafts to artistic weaving that represent elegance once fitting for royalty and palace dignitaries. You can find it all in Terengganu.

 

Terengganu's traditional artistry and craftsmanship has survived for centuries.

 

Many mediums of crafts are preserved in the richness of a great tradition that is treasured and preciously guarded. There is an increasing demand for traditional arts design. Government and corporate buildings apply the designs and concepts to symbolize their identity. Even hotels, resorts and individual abodes apply the designs. Quite a number have parlayed those skills into thriving businesses bringing back old tradition into modern lives.

 
 

Terengganu boasts a delightful variety of traditional hand-crafted objects ranging from priceless authentic antiques to modern hand-made crafts that are so exquisite.

 

The products can be from wearable materials or functional household items to purely eye-pleasing decor objects. People appreciate the originality and craftsmanship of a legacy brought alive by the creativity of the local craftsmen. Their imaginative skills turn products into elaborate and fancy items. Terengganu is proud of this natural heritage that has long been their identity. Along the way north and south of Terengganu, handicraft stalls dotted the road side offering reasonably priced local made handicrafts.

 

Among them are stalls in Kampung Rusila, which are located along the coastal road of Marang which displays various arts and craft items. Other areas in Terengganu that produces and sells traditional arts and crafts items are Pasar Payang (located by the Terengganu River), Kampung Pasir Panjang, Kampung Ladang Titian in Kuala Terengganu and Villages in the district of Setiu and Besut. Among the cottage industry activities (other than batik printing and songket weaving which Terengganu is renowned for) that are going on actively.

 
 
 
HANDICRAFTS - Malay Handicrafts
TERENGGANU - EAST COAST REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA