This company was originally established in Greece in 1982 by owners Yoav and Marianne Karasanti who offer their combined expertise in industrial design and arts & crafts. By 1995, they were distributing in Germany, and within a short time expanded their range to include global partners. Chelona, or "turtle", has certainly earned a reputation for longevity.
Today, Yoav's son Emiel manages the business making it a truly family affair! Chelona Wooden World use water-based paints and high quality heat transfer printing for images on wooden surfaces.