Ma Me Pa Turtles
Ma Me Pa is a train of mama, baby and papa turtles. This wooden pull-along toy fascinates children and adults alike for its unique rotating shells. As a pull-along toy, Turtle Mamepa accompanies children throughout their crawling and walking stages.
This handcrafted product is made by artisans of Channapatna Woodcraft, craft that has existed since the 1700s near Bangalore in Karnataka. Said to have originated in Persia, Tipu Sultan got local artisans from around Channapatana to learn and develop it, originally to make toys.
These handcrafted wooden crafts are made using traditional, turned lacquer ware techniques and are coloured using natural dyes. These products are absolutely eco friendly and non hazardous. These products are made using locally available soft wood called Ale Mara, natural lacquer and vegetable dyes like turmeric, spinach and indigo. The toys are made with great attention to quality and safety.