The Floating Lantern wall hanging depicts several Nagas protecting a diamond. The Naga is an important symbol in Lao Buddhism and represents protection and good luck. The name floating lantern is a reference to the Festival of Lights – an important festival that celebrates the end of Buddhist lent. The beautiful festival is a must see as the town of Luang Prabang is lit by lanterns and star lamps. Ms Phonesouk is a young master weaver, she hails from the Sam Nua region of Laos, an area famous for its weavers and intricate textiles. Phone studied finance management in Luang Prrabang and works both as a weaver and as Lear’s assistant. They make a great team, Lear is head of design and creation, she has travelled the world participating in exhibitions, conferences and training. She is a true Lao Culture Ambassador.