Applicant: Karabük University Safranbolu Vocational School
Project Partner: Safranbolu Chamber of Tradesmen and Artisans
Being on the World Heritage List of UNESCO, Safranbolu is one of the destinations attracting attention with its 200-year-old wooden houses, cultural values and historical pattern challenging centuries. Through the project, a survey was carried out with the participation of local and foreign visitors and shop owners in order to identify Safranbolu’s need for souvenirs that reflects its own cultural heritage and values. A design contest was organized to increase the diversity and quality of the souvenirs produced locally and the best designs were started to be manufactured by local artisans and offered to local and foreign visitors.