Tripoli – Lebanon. He started working with pottery as soon as he was able to stand on the traditional wheel utilized in this craft. Elias is now 53 years old and has participated in many exhibitions all around the country. His environment friendly handcraft is now drastically declining because “almost all earthenware is being replaced by plastic material”, he said. Elias makes wonders with this earthly traditional craft preserving the environment…his way! Photos taken on June 17, 2012.
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