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Artisan Market

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Artisan Market

Saturday mornings. One of these markets during a lazy winter where sunlight wakes you up. It's in the Spanish Square, and from early on in the day artisans put their tables full of their own products out for display. They're usually simple things. Ornaments and beads. Felt pins and pendants, a lot of pottery and wicker baskets. Some things are made of leather, and sometimes there are figurines carved out of a peach pit. You can get your name carved in wood, too. And there's always someone there with enough patience to make miniature things for doll houses. People walk up and down the market, slowly, enjoying this quiet morning.

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Joana Leal

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