Sarawakian paints Iban motifs on plates to preserve heritage

Kalum is one the few Sarawakians who make ceramic plates which are hand-painted with traditional Iban motifs. Photos: Roslan Razali

Helena David Kalum is proud of her Iban heritage, well aware of the importance of preserving it for future generations.

For the past five years, she has been creating and selling ceramic beads and accessories featuring traditional Sarawakian designs.

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