I am

a founder

an artisan

a crafts woman

I am

Catarina Poiares​​

My professional experience


  • Sole Crafts Woman and Owner of A Oficina dos Presentes (since 2001)

  • Professional School Profitecla (Tourism Course)

  • The Institue of Arts and Crafts of the Ricardo Espirito Santo Foundation

My story


  • I was born with physical disability

  • I currently have 11 different health problems

  • Several hospitalizations throughtout my life and i take regular medication

  • I have reduced mobility

My philosophy

  • From my hands to your hands: 100% personalized, 99.9% handmade products

  • Highest quality material

  • Client first