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Leather

Handicraft is one of home industry 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. The Handicraft product made ​​up of various materials and one of them is made from buffalo skin. With leather base material, it can be made the art of inlaid decoration by using the skin as creative medium. It can be produced to be fan, leather puppet, wall hangings, calligraphy, frame, bookmarks, lampshade, hand fans and more.

Crafts inlaid decoration especially leather puppet is crafting blend of art history. It because to make shadow puppets necessary skills, high tenacity and sense of love for puppet story. Shadow puppet is heritage of Sultan Palace, 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 many years. Home industry and craft center 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.