Size: 80x300cm; 2.6x10ft
Weaver: Perfecto Bautista Martinez
Materials ans methods: criollo sheep wool hand dyed with colorfast aniline dyes using an exhaustive method. Handwoven on a Zapotec style loom of the 16th century adapted from European styles. Woven using a 7 threads per inch reed and a wool/rayon blend for the warp.
Design, patterns and symbols: inspired by the ocean at Barra de la Cruz, Oaxaca, a great spot for surfing and having a good time in the waves.
Size: 130x200cm; 4.2x6.5ft Dyes: Jiquilitl (Indigo) Material: Criollo sheep wool from Tenancingo Master weaver: Mario Bautista Martínez This rug, like the agave symbol it portrays, took a very long...
Size: 80x300cm; 2.6x10ft Weaver: Rosa Sosa Materials and methods: criollo sheep wool hand dyed with natural dyes: Bèé (cochineal), Yagshi[i (seep willow) and Xiuhquilitl (indigo) . Handwoven on a Zapotec...
Size: 130x200cm; 4.2x6.5ft Master Weaver: Justino Martinez Mendoza Materials and methods: criollo sheep wool and fine merino wool hand dyed with natural dyes: Bèé (cochineal), yauhtli (tagetes lucida) and Xiuhquilitl...