As Liz and Mark near the end of their trip they got the wonderful opportunity to visit our wonderful elephant artisans in Thailand. We are so lucky when we first filmed the Original Elephant Painting we had no idea how amazingly it would be received. It lead to us developing a relationship with National Geographic … More Trip Update and our Elephant Paintings
Exotic World Gifts visits another radio show! February started off fantastic here at Exotic World Gifts! We were offered the opportunity to speak about our travels and experiences on the radio show Lessons Learned-which was another great outlet to inspire our customers and fans. Nothing is more fulfilling than talking about what you love to … More Exotic World Gifts visits another radio show!
We love the passion with which Lawrence Anthony lived and loved the magnificent elephants in Africa. With Lawrence being a part of the elephant family and with the elephants being his extended family, life is more beautiful, tender, and kind. It’s every living thing’s birth right to live peacefully and just be. Lawrence knew it, … More The Elephant Whisperer on ABC 20/20 News
Liz Allen and Mark Fangue of Exotic World Gifts talk about how their life’s decisions have been enhanced by their filming of the Original Elephant Painting -the famous video of the elephant Hong creating elephant art by painting the image of an elephant holding a flower – amazing elephant painting. … More Unique moment with Asian elephant brings global media attention to owners of Exotic World Gifts
Pierce Brosnan & Liz Pierce Brosnan with Liz Allen at the Jane Goodall Roots & Shoots Festival at the Santa Monica Pier on Sept. 20, 2009. A wonderful event to raise awareness of our oneness with each other and the planet as part of the United Nations Day of Peace celebration. Shown here with the … More Pierce Brosnan & ExoticWorldGifts
Elephant Artistry – Show #214 Many have seen the amazing Asian elephants who paint self-portraits on YouTube. Two of the people who are actively involved in helping the Asian elephants, Mark & Liz Fangue, and have met these “painting” elephants will be joining us to share their journey among these amazing creatures. These two … More Animal Talk Naturally on BlogTalkRadio
We travel to villages in developing countries and pay Fair Trade wages for high quality home decor, jewelry, and fashion accessories from artisans in need of sustainable income. ExoticWorldGifts.com was created to connect the struggling artist with compassionate buyers around the world. In Oct. 2007, we had just finished buying products from the long neck … More Elephant Painting in Thailand