Our guests learn how to weave rush mats
In NE Thailand thai people usually sit on the floor to eat. They have many dishes on a rush mat. These mats are used to sit on for many occasions such as watching dancing shows, sitting in the back of a pickup or sleeping.
The mats are made from reeds picked at one of the many lakes, they are dried, died and woven into the mats. At our Thailand-painting-holidays.com guesthouse we show our guests how to do this when they visit the village