The One-Day Mekong Delta Tour includes a visit to VABE Handicapped Handicrafts Factory on the way to My Tho. The factory employed handicapped people, some caused by the Vietnam War, to give them and their families some forms of employment.
The production process in making handicrafts mainly lacquered paintings and souvenirs.
Painting the lacquered panel.
Making lacquered vases and other handicrafts.
Giving a finishing to the lacquered panel.
Putting the final touch to an painted art piece.
Finished products for sale in the showroom.
Paintings and sandals for sale in the showroom.
More finished products for sale in the showroom.
All sorts of souvenir and handicrafts for sale in the showroom.
Finished handicrafts for sale in the showroom.
Beautiful flower vases for sale in the showroom.
Final Finished products.
All the arts and paintings are hand-made and painted by the handicapped people in the factory. The products are beautifully done and of high quality. The sale to tourists who visited the factory is quite good from what we see. This is a good example of a social enterprise.