C. R. A. F. T.
Cosecha store is managed by Fundacion C.R.A.F.T. C.R.A.F.T. stands for 'Centro pa Reenforsa Artesania y Forma Talento', freely translated as Centre for the Reinforcement of Artisanal craftsmanship and the Formation of Talent. The mission of this non-profit foundation is to develop, encourage and expand Aruba’s creative industry in general, and in particular the artisanal product, made in Aruba. Key activities are promotion, sales, research, offer training, organise tours and events and work with partners in the cultural field, especially the local artisans. See the News page for upcoming projects by Fundacion C.R.A.F.T. related topics.
Local artisans who wish to receive a Seyo for their locally handmade product can turn to the Department of Culture Aruba and follow the procedure. The DCA can be reached via 582-2185. Only products with a Seyo seal may be sold at Cosecha.