Mixteca Women Who Weave: Oaxaca Show and Sale, February 25

Cochineal dyed rebozo from the Mixteca

Judith Radtke and Jo Ann Feher just told me about this great show and sale coming up on Saturday, February 25 in Oaxaca City.  If you are in town, they invite you to stop by.  You will also have an opportunity to meet the women who weave these wonderful pieces in cotton, wool and natural dyes.

Weavings, Weavers and Wine

Saturday, February 25, 2012 — 5 pm – 7pm
Jose Vasconcelos 104 (runs off Tinoco Y Palacios), Figueroa, Oaxaca, Tel. 516 – 71 43

Enjoy Wine and Cheese.
View exquisite hand weavings by Mixteca Weavers.
Meet the weavers: Edith, Marcellina and Edith Inez.

The book, Weaving Yarn, Weaving Cultures, Weaving Lives: A Circle of Women in Oaxaca, Mexico will also be available for sale.

All proceeds go to the weavers.

Learn tapestry weaving in a workshop with Federico Chavez Sosa, March 14-17, 2012 in Teotitlan del Valle.

 


2 Responses to Mixteca Women Who Weave: Oaxaca Show and Sale, February 25

  1. We are sooooo proud of the beautiful long flecos (fringes) particularly on the cotton ones. They of course are all done by hand!!!

  2. Dear Norma,

    Many thanks. I am sure it will bring some additional people to the sale,

    Warm regards.
    Jo Ann

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