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Leather

Handicrafts home industry is one sector, which promises local industry among people of Yogyakarta, especially in ​​tourist attraction spot area. Indonesian state has rich of cultural and handicraft products are very diverse. Handicrafts product made ​​up of various materials and one of them from buffalo skin. With leather base material, can be made the art of inlaid decoration by using the skin as a creative medium. It can be produced to be a fan, leather puppet, wall hangings, calligraphy, frame, bookmarks, lampshade, hand fans and more.

Crafts inlaid decoration especially leather puppet is crafting a blend of art and history. It because to make shadow puppets necessary skills and high tenacity and a sense of love for puppet story. Shadow puppet is one of heritage Sultan Palaces, it is expected to be example of legacy that must be preserved and maintained continued existence of shadow puppets as the identity of Yogyakarta.

Inlaid decoration craft industry has developed from year to year. Craft home industry is already well known to overseas. They are precisely in Karangasem village, Wukirsari, Bantul of Yogyakarta. There are many craftsmen work as Tatah Sunggging and it is about 80% of population has professions as artisans.