Weaver: Justino Martinez Mendoza
Fine yarns on cotton warp and agave fiber edge cord dyed with aniline dyes (rust) and natural wool colors.
This rug depicts the earth ceremonies that take place gathered all night long with candles. The Benizaa people of the Istmus of Tehuantepec take pride in hosting the most elaborate velada ceremonies.
Size: 4.2 x 6.5 ft Indigo dyes on native criollo sheep wool. Weaver: Mario Bautista Martinez This pattern is a #fractal symbol that teaches us about the perception state that...
Size: 80x150cm 2.6x5ft Weaver: Jacinto Gutierrez Materials and methods: criollo sheep wool dyed with aniline dyes. Hand woven on a walking Zapotec style loom of the 16th century, woven using...
Size: 66x103cm; 26x40.5in A collectors tapestry piece woven by my cousin Justino Martinez Mendoza using hemp warp, wool weft mixed with henequen all dyed with natural dyes. Justino is an...