Traditional Weaving

June 11, 2017

Traditional weaving has been part of many regions in Latin America. Regardless of the time and place, this technique has been used as a means to provide for their families and communities. Traditional weaving is a very important part of artisan’s identity and ethnicity.Originally, this technique was used to communicate their thoughts and feelings about the natural world and way to record and tell stories. Today, Latin artisans still use textile materials to produce traditional weaving and promote their incredible work by hand.  País textil and Shupaca are two brands that exemplify traditional weaving.