Carving is the main craft from Jepara city. As for wood that can be carved mostly from teak, mahogany, sengon, damar, sono and others. In Jepara itself there are many carving craftsmen, ranging from sculptures, carving reliefs, leaf motifs and others.
No wonder the Jepara carvings are one of the largest industrial areas that produce carved furniture in Indonesia. Until now, Jepara carving products have been widely marketed to various regions, both domestic and overseas. Although in other regions and places there is also a similar carved furniture industry area, its development is not as advanced as in Jepara. The popularity of Jepara carvings is not only limited to Indonesian territory, but also known abroad. The fact that there are so many requests from abroad will be Jepara carving products.
The reason why Jepara carvings are very popular and liked by many people
1. Innovation of Jepara carving craftsmen
2. Display engraving
3. Professional carving carvings