The producers of stone carving handicrafts and sculptures in Kampong Thom Province are using the natural endowment of stones to produce hand-made objects for any purpose such as interior decoration, construction materials or traditional sacrificial objects according to Buddhism religion. They are using sandstones, white stone in Phnom Santouk or black stone at Preah Vihear as raw materials.
- Sculptors: There are 21 families in Samank village, Santouk district who formed a sculptures community.
- Market: Seim Reap and Phnom Penh.
“Samnake” Stone Carving Community: Samnake village, Kar Koh Commune, Santouk District, Kampong Thom. Contact Mr. Kong Chan, Tel: 012 694 897.