Weaving Designs by Fair Trade Mayan Artisans

The artisans we work with in Guatemala are just amazing in their weaving abilities!  They are continually updating and learning new techniques or enhancing the mastered designs! Here are a few photos with different weaving and embroidery designs that they have mastered.

Pinchon design on backstrap woven napkins

multi color pinchon design on tote bag

A little more time intensive 'cuadrado' design

Pinchon design in a diamond shape. This group is now making these beautiful lacy curtains with an open woven design.

Beautiful embroidery on a huipil

Ikat / Jaspe design

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