Who hand-made this?

Uma Tamang from Kathmandu, Nepal

Uma Tamang lives nearby to Jamarko’s workshop. Initially, she started working here as she wanted to kill time but gradually she was more convinced by the benefits of the recycling of paper does to the environment and she is proud to be part of the impact it is making. She like working here as they are flexible when she is in need and understands her problems.

Who hand-made this?

Ganga Rai from Khotang, Nepal

Ganga Rai came to Kathmandu from Khotang to see the hustle-bustle of the city area. She feels that working for Jamarko has given her the opportunity to make real friends that she can depend on. She feels that she has found a support system while working at Jamarko. She has been working for the handicraft industry and when the business that she used to work closed down she found out about Jamarko and she has been working there since then. She likes to gain new skills and techniques in the production line to make her job easier and efficient.

Handmade Photo Frame (Blue/Foam)

Keep this frame with your favorite picture on your bedside table or on your worktable to remind you of your loved ones or a sweet memory.

$ 8.00 USD


This blue foam fitted frame is made from Lokta paper that grows in the Himalayan region which is renewable and 100% sustainable. The size of a picture that fits into this frame is 19cm x 14 cm.


22.0 x 27.0 x 0.0

0.27 g

10 left

3.0 hours

About Jamarko


Jamarko Nepal is a small cottage industry established in 2001 A.D. to contribute towards creating a safe and sound environment as well as a means to provide employment to the underprivileged people in Nepal.

Our aim is to provide an environmentally and economically sound alternative to traditional practices that are often very polluting. We produce and promote the use of recycled paper and products, and in the process, we recycle up to 20 tons of waste paper every year (each ton of fresh paper requires 17 trees to be cut down). We also reuse the newspaper to produce bags for Eco-friendly purposes.

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