Artisan Crafts, Oaxaca life, weaving

Market Spotlight: The Backstrap Textiles of Santo Tomás Jalieza

An artisan works with cotton and a backstrap loom in the local market. Words and photographs by Ehren Seeland Mexico supports an expansive history of textile production in a range of natural fibers like wool, silk, maguey and cotton that is woven into veritable art pieces. These creative works speak to tradition, storytelling, community and… Continue reading Market Spotlight: The Backstrap Textiles of Santo Tomás Jalieza