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Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea)

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A wonderful range of quality handmade pieces

This shop (in the beautiful Carmen de San José, opposite the Alhambra Palace Hotel, on the road... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Susan T
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Canberra, Australia
Amazing, intricate handmade pieces - a must-see!

Just left the store about 5 minutes ago and had to leave a review as soon as possible for this... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lindsay B
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After years of experience working on taracea we are able now to manufacture pieces similar to the majestic furniture of the Alhambra. We decorate interior rooms with ornaments in the "mudejar"style, paneling, doors, furniture, etc., using techniques...more
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| Plaza Arquitecto García de Paredes s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This shop (in the beautiful Carmen de San José, opposite the Alhambra Palace Hotel, on the road leading to La Alhambra) is a great place to buy souvenirs of and gifts from Granada. The quality of the pieces is excellent and the service provided by...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Propietario at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Mrs. Susan, I'm glad that everything is perfect. Thank you very much for your comment, and I hope to see you again soon, a hug. Maria

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just left the store about 5 minutes ago and had to leave a review as soon as possible for this amazing shop! Everything is handmade - jewelry, ceramics and beautifully-crafted woodwork, for everything from tables and chairs to chess boards and jewelry boxes. And, more...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Propietario at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mrs. Lindsay, thank you for your comment, and you already know that here you have a friend for what you need, a hug, until the next. MARIA

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a must, more than a souvenir shop. What ever you buy from Maria it will most likely become a family heirloom. Everything is beautiful!

Thank Claudia F
mariquilladelarbol, Propietario at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mrs. Claudia thank you for your comment, greetings, until the next. Maria

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We always seek out unique shops with handcrafted goods and artwork when we visit a city. Artesania Del Arbol is a MUST visit! Maria and her family have been crafting furniture and other pieces for generations in the original "taracea" style. The workmanship is amazing!...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Propietario at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Good afternoon . Thank you very much. I am glad that everything has arrived perfectly,. I am also glad that you enjoy the table and the box. And thanks for making good criteria of Artesania del Arbol, a hug

Reviewed 25 September 2018

While staying at the Alhambra Palace Hotel, I visited this adjacent gift shop. There was a wonderful selection of high quality boxes and furniture inlaid with beautiful colors. Maria, the proprietor , also had beautiful pottery. . Alll items were of much better quality than...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Gerente at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

And thanks for making good criteria of Artesania del Arbol, a hug

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

María offers a wonderful selection of hand crafted tables, boxes and other memorabilia all made within the family. Right next to the Alhambra, every craft is made with the same patterns found in the famous historic sight She was very friendly, and offered a lot...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Propietario at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Quinn thank you very much for your comment, see you soon, a big hug

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Although all we planned to buy was a unique t-shirt commemorating our visit to the Alhambra, the wonderfully executed inlaid designs of wood tables and chest impressed us immensely, and tempted us beyond our ability to resist. The owner emphasized that it is her family...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Gerente at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your comment, greetings

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

They make the most amazing intricately inlaid wooden pieces... i have bought a quite a few from Maria at her shop in Granada Spain 🇪🇸. The table I purchased is a treasured item in my house in San Diego CA. My sister has a Chess...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Gerente at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your comment, greetings

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I was looking for two tables for my house. Then I saw a shop where they sell this types of things. They make all by hand. The saleswoman is very nice. I think you should go there to see all the things. Thank you so...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Gerente at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your comment, greetings

Reviewed 26 June 2018

I was visiting Granada recently. I knew before going that Granada's pride on craftsmanship was based on "taracea", or the art of composing images through the juxtaposition of small geometrical pieces of different woods. It is famous around the world and usually based (at least...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Propietario at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mrs. Cristina, I appreciate your comment, until next, a greeting . Maria

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